Laws of Bangladesh

The Bangladesh (Demonetisation of Bank Notes) Order, 1972 (President's Order)


1[10. Notwithstanding anything contained in this Order or any other order or law for the time being in force, the Bangladesh Bank may with the approval of the Government pay exchange value of demonetised Pakistani Bank Notes of 10 and 5 rupee denominations which were held by Courts or Customs Authorities (including those of Indian Courts and Customs Authorities, seized between the 26th of March, 1971 and 16th December, 1971) as alamat or exhibit or as pieces of evidence or seized by or under orders of such Courts/authorities or kept in some legal custody in consequence thereof and were released after the 14th June, 1972 subject to production of evidence to the satisfaction of the authorities concerned.]

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    Article 10 was added by Article 2 of the Bangladesh (Demonetisation of Bank Notes) (Amendment) Order, 1972 (President’s Order No. 118 of 1972)
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