Laws of Bangladesh

1The Divorce Act, 1869

( ACT NO. IV OF 1869 )

Chapter XII


Service of petition
50. Every petition under this Act shall be served on the party to be affected thereby, either within or without Bangladesh, in such manner as the High Court Division by general or special order from time to time directs:
Provided that Court may dispense with such service altogether in case it seems necessary or expedient so to do.

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    Throughout this Act, except otherwise provided, the words “Bangladesh”, “Government”, "High Court Division" and "Appellate Division" were substituted, for the words “Pakistan”, “Provincial Government” or “the said Government”, "High Courts" or "High Court" or "a High Court" and "Supreme Court" respectively by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973).
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