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29/02/2024
Laws of Bangladesh

1The Contract Act, 1872

( ACT NO. IX OF 1872 )

Chapter IV

OF THE PERFORMANCE OF CONTRACTS

Performance of Reciprocal Promises

Agreement to do impossible act
56. An agreement to do an act impossible in itself is void.

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    Throughout this Act, except otherwise provided, the words "Bangladesh", "Taka" and "Penal Code" were substituted, for the words "Pakistan" or "East Pakistan", "Rupees" or "Rs." and "Pakistan Penal Code" 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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