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28/05/2022
The Khulna City Corporation Ordinance, 1984

The Khulna City Corporation Ordinance, 1984

( Ordinance NO. LXXII OF 1984 )

এই অধ্যাদেশটি স্থানীয় সরকার ( সিটি কর্পোরেশন ) আইন, ২০০৯ (২০০৯ সনের ৬০ নং আইন) দ্বারা রহিত করা হইয়াছে।

Chapter III

ARTICLES OF FOOD AND DRINK

By-laws for articles of food and drink
92. The Corporation may by by-laws-
 
 
 
 
(a) prohibit the manufacture, sale or preparation, or the exposure for sales, of any specified article of food or drink in any place or premises not licensed by the Corporation;
 
 
 
 
(b) prohibit the import into the City for sale, or the sale or the hawking for sale, of any specified article of food or drink by person not so licensed;
 
 
 
 
(c) prohibit the hawking of specified articles of food and drink in such parts of the City as may be specified;
 
 
 
 
(d) regulate the time and manner of transport within the City of any specified article of food or drink;
 
 
 
 
(e) regulate the grant and withdrawal of licenses under this section and the levying of fees therefor; and
 
 
 
 
(f) provide for the seizure and disposal of any animal, poultry or fish intended for food which is diseased, or any article of food or drink which is noxious.
 
 
Milk supply
93. (1) Except under a licence granted by the Corporation, and in conformity with the conditions of such licence, no person shall, within the City, keep milch cattle for the sale of milk, or sell milk, or export or import milk for sale, manufacture butter, ghee or any other milk or dairy product, nor shall any premises be used for any such purpose.
 
 
 
 
(2) The Corporation may, in the prescribed manner, and with the previous sanction of the Government, frame and enforce a Milk Supply Scheme, which may, among other matters, provide for the establishment of milkmen's colonies, the prohibition of the keeping of milch cattle in the City or any part thereof, and the adoption of such other measures as may be necessary for ensuring an adequate supply of pure milk to the public.
Public markets
94. (1) Subject to any law for the time being in force, the Corporation may establish and maintain public markets, for the sale of articles of food and drink and of animals, and secure the proper management and sanitation of such markets.
 
 
 
 
(2) Notwithstanding anything contained in any other law for the time being in force, the Corporation may, for the purpose of construction of public markets, realise such salami or advanced rent from the intending occupants on such terms and conditions as it may determine.
 
 
 
 
(3) The Corporation may, in respect of a public market, provide by by-laws-
 
 
 
 
(a) the fees to be charged for the use of or for the right to expose goods in the market;
 
 
 
 
(b) the fees to be levied on vehicles and animals bringing goods therein for sale;
 
 
 
 
(c) the fees to be charged for the use of shops, stalls, pends or stemps;
 
 
 
 
(d) the fees to be charged in respect of animals brought for sale or sold; and
 
 
 
 
(e) the fees to be charged from brokers, commission agents, weighmen and other persons practising their calling therein.
Private markets
95. (1) No private market shall be established or maintained within the Corporation except under a licence granted by the Corporation and in conformity with the conditions of such licence.
 
 
 
 
(2) Notwithstanding the provisions of sub-section (1), the owner of every private market within the Corporation maintained immediately before the coming into force of this Ordinance, shall, within three months, apply for a licence to the Corporation and until the licence is granted shall continue to maintain the same.
 
 
 
 
(3) The Corporation may levy such fees in respect of private markets as the by-laws may provide.
 
 
(4) If the Corporation is satisfied that in public interest any private market should be discontinued or taken over by the Corporation, it may direct that the market should be discontinued, or that, subject to the payment of such compensation as would have been payable if it had been acquired under the Acquisition and Requisition of Immovable Property Ordinance, 1982 (II of 1982), the market should be taken over by the Corporation.
 
 
 
 
(5) The Corporation may, by a notice, require the owner of any private market to construct such works, provide such conveniences and make such arrangements for maintenance of market, and within such period, as may be specified in the notice.
Slaughter-house
96. The Corporation shall provide and maintain at such site or sites within or without the limits of the City as the Government may approve one or more slaughter-houses for the slaughter of animals or of any specified description of animals for sale.

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