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THE KHULNA METROPOLITAN POLICE ORDINANCE, 1985

(ORDINANCE NO. LII OF 1985).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 28th October, 1985  
  
     An Ordinance to provide for the constitution of a separate police-force for the Khulna Metropolitan Area and for the regulation thereof;
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the constitution of a separate police-force for the Khulna Metropolitan Area and for the regulation thereof and for matters connected therewith or ancillary thereto;



NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamation of the 24th March, 1982, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
CHAPTER I
PRELIMINARY
1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Application of Act V of 1861
4. Jurisdiction of District Magistrate barred in certain cases
CHAPTER II
CONSTITUTION AND ORGANISATION OF THE KHULNA METROPOLITAN POLICE
5. Constitution of the Force
6. Superintendence of the Force
7. Police Commissioner, Additional Police Commissioners, Deputy Police Commissioners and Assistant Police Commissioners
8. Appointment of subordinate officers
9. Transfer
10. Auxiliary police-officer
CHAPTER III
ADMINISTRATION OF THE FORCE
11. Power of Police Commissioner to make orders for administration of the Force
12. Punishment of subordinate officers
13. Police-officer to be deemed always on duty
14. Resignation of subordinate officers
CHAPTER IV
POWERS AND DUTIES OF POLICE-OFFICERS
15. General duties of police-officers
16. Duties of police-officers towards the public and arrested persons
17. Duties of police-officers to keep order in streets, etc.