THE CONSTITUTION OF THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF BANGLADESH

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PART I
THE REPUBLIC

 
  The territory of the Republic  
2. The territory of the Republic shall comprise –



(a) the territories which immediately before the Proclamation of Independence on the 26th day of March, 1971 constituted East Pakistan 1[ and the territories referred to as included territories in the Constitution (Third Amendment) Act, 1974, but excluding the territories referred to as excluded territories in that Act; and]



(b) such other territories as may become included in Bangladesh.
 
 
 
1 Substituted for the semi-colon and word `;and` by the Constitution (Third Amendment) Act, 1974 (Act LXXIV of 1974), section 3. But its effectiveness is subject to gazette notification under section 4 of that Act.

 
 

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