Laws of Bangladesh

The Irrigation Act, 1876

( ACT NO. III OF 1876 )

Power to enter for repairs, and to prevent accidents
35. In case of any accident being apprehended or happening to a canal or flood-embankment, any canal-officer, or any person acting under his general or special orders in this behalf, may enter upon any lands adjacent to such canal or flood-embankment, and may execute all works which may be necessary for the purpose of preventing such accident, or repairing any damage done.

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