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02/07/2022
Laws of Bangladesh

The Dhaka Metropolitan Police Ordinance, 1976

( Ordinance NO. III OF 1976 )

Chapter VII

OFFENCES, PENALTIES AND PROCEDURE

Penalty for vexatious search, detention, etc., by police-officer
52. Any police-officer who vexatiously or unnecessarily searches, detains or arrests any person or seizes the property of any person shall be punishable with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine which may extend to two thousand taka, or with both.

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