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18/07/2024
Laws of Bangladesh

The Paurashava Ordinance, 1977 (Ordinance)

( Ordinance NO. XXVI OF 1977 )

Chapter IV

MISCELLANEOUS

Encroachments
143. (1) No person shall make an encroachment, movable or immovable, on, over or under a street, drain or a public place.
 
 
 
 
(2) Subject to by-laws, a Paurashava may, by notice, require the person responsible for any such encroachment to remove the same within such period as may be specified, and if the encroachment is not removed within such period, the Paurashava may cause the encroachment to be removed through its own agency; and the cost incurred thereon by the Paurashava shall be deemed to be a tax levied on the person responsible for the encroachment under this Ordinance.
 
 
 
 
(3) Notwithstanding anything contained in any other law, no compensation shall be payable for any encroachment removed or required to be removed under this section.

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