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THE HIGHWAYS ACT, 1925

(ACT NO. III OF 1925).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 24th September, 1925  
  
     1 An Act to provide for the better maintenance and control of Government roads in Bangladesh.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the regulation and safety of traffic on Government roads in Bangladesh, for the prevention of obstruction and encroachments, and of nuisances on or near such roads, for the preservation of such roads, and for the temporary closing of such roads for repairs or other works, or for public purposes;

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It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1.Short title, extent and commencement
2.Definition
3.Temporary closing of Government road
3A.Presumption by Government of control of roads placed under local authorities
4.Power to make rules
5.Penalties
 
 

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