Chandernagore (Merger) Act,1954



Section : CHANDERNAGORE TO FORM PART OF WEST BENGAL

SECTION 03: CHANDERNAGORE TO FORM PART OF WEST BENGAL

- (1) As from the appointed day Chandernagore shall form part of the State of West Bengal and the boundaries of that State shall be so altered as to comprise within them the territory of Chandernagore.

(2) Without prejudice to the power of the State Government to alter hereafter the extent, limits! and names of districts and sub-divisions, Chandernagore shall form part of the district of Hoogly in the State of West Bengal and the State Government shall, by order in the Official Gazette, provide for the administration of Chandernagore by constituting it into a new sub- division of the said district whether with the addition of such areas .of that district as may be specified in the order or without such addition.