THE BANGLADESH WILD LIFE (PRESERVATION) ORDER, 1973

(PRESIDENT’S ORDER NO. 23 OF 1973).
  [28th March, 1973]
 
 
     
   
 
 
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19. Every purchaser of forest 1[ produce, persons serving under the] Public Works Department, Chaukidars, Dafadars, Village Watchmen, Village Headman, Chairman and members of Union Panchayet, Kanungo and Tahsildar shall be bound, in the absence of a reasonable excuse, to give to an officer or 2[ * * *] information in respect of any snaring, trapping, netting, unauthorised killing or any other offence against this Order committed within the limits of his jurisdiction, as soon as the commission of such offence comes to his knowledge.
 
 
 
1 The words and comma “produce, persons serving under the” were substituted for the word and comma “produce,” by section 15 of the Bangladesh Wild Life (Preservation) (Amendment) Act, 1974 (Act No. XVII of 1974)

2 The words “or any other person authorised by the Government in this behalf” were omitted by section 15 of the Bangladesh Wild Life (Preservation) (Amendment) Act, 1974 (Act No. XVII of 1974)

 
 

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