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Asia : guide to legal resources: Afghanistan - Bangladesh

Subjects: Law - Foreign Law


The official languages for primary sources are Dari or Pashto.


Since the coming into force of  the Bangla Bhasha Procholon Ain, 1987 (Act No. 2 of 1987) [The Introduction of Bangla Language Act, 1987], all legislation is in Bangla, the state language (art 3 Constitution of Bangladesh 1972). The Drafting Wing of the Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs.produces English translations of selected legislation.