THE BANGLADESH WILD LIFE (PRESERVATION) ORDER, 1973

(PRESIDENT’S ORDER NO. 23 OF 1973).
  [28th March, 1973]
 
 
     
   
 
 
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14. (1) Nothing in this Order shall apply to any wild animal, trophy or meat in transit through Bangladesh:



Provided that 1[ the wild animal], trophy or meat-



(i) shall be accompanied by the necessary transit customs documents;



(ii) shall be entered through a customs port of entry;



(iii) shall not be unloaded from the ship or motor vehicle or any carrier on which it is being carried, or in the case of air transport, it shall not leave the precincts of the airport at which it is landed or transhipped without being checked nor shall, except in the case of customs warehouse, remain in such precincts for more than 48 hours.
 
 
 
1 The words “the wild animal” were substituted for the words “the animal” by section 10 of the Bangladesh Wild Life (Preservation) (Amendment) Act, 1974 (Act No. XVII of 1974)

 
 

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