THE ANTIQUITIES ACT, 1968

(ACT NO. XIV OF 1968).
  [12th December, 1968]
 
 
     
   
 
 
  Acquisition of land containing antiquities  
7. If the Government has reasonable grounds to believe that any land contains any antiquity, it may 1[ acquire such land or any part thereof] under the Land Acquisition Act, 1894 (I of 1894), as for a public purpose.
 
 
 
1 The words “acquire such land or any part thereof ” were substituted for the words “direct the Provincial Government to acquire such land or any part thereof and the Provincial Government shall thereupon acquire such land or part” by section 5 of the Antiquities (Amendment) Ordinance, 1976 (Ordinance No. LXXIII of 1976)

 
 

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