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THE CENSUS ORDER, 1972

(PRESIDENT'S ORDER NO. 70 OF 1972).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 22nd June, 1972  
  
     WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the taking, from time to time, of Census for Bangladesh or any part thereof and for obtaining certain information with respect to the population of Bangladesh;
 
    NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamation of Independence of Bangladesh, read with the Provisional Constitution of Bangladesh Order, 1972, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make the following Order:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. (1) This Order may be called
2. In this Order, unless there is
3. The Government may, from time to
4. (1) The Government may appoint- (i)
5. (1) If the Deputy Commissioner, or
6. The Deputy Commissioner, or any Census
7. (1) The Government may, by notification
8. Every person occupying any house, enclosure,
9. (1) Subject to any rule made
10. No person shall have a right
11. Notwithstanding anything contained in any oth
12. The Census Commissioner or any authority
13. If any person- (a) being a
14. No prosecution under this Order shall
15. Nothing in this Order shall be
16. No court inferior to that of
17. All Census officers, and all persons
18. The Government may make rules for
19. The Census Ordinance, 1959 (X of
 
 

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