THE WHIPPING (WEST PAKISTAN AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE, 1969. (W.P. Ord. VI of 1969)
THE WHIPPING (WEST PAKISTAN AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE, 1969. WEST PAKISTAN ORDINANCE No. VI 1969. (16th June, 1969) AN ORDINANCE further to amend the Whipping Act, 1909, in its application to the Province of West Pakistan.
NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Martial Law Proclamation of 25th March, 1969, read with the Provisional Constitution Order, the Administrator of Martial Law Zone 'A', in exercise of the powers of the Governor of West Pakistan conferred on him by the chief Martial Law Administrator, is pleased to make and Promulgate the following Ordinance:-
Short title extent and commencement.
(2) It shall come into force at once.
Amendment of section 3 act IV of 1909
3. Section 3-A of the said Act shall be omitted.
Omission of section 2-A,Act IV of 1909
4. For section 4 of the said Act, the following section shall be substituted, namely :-
Substitution of section 4, Act IV of 1909
" . Whoever— (a) abets, commits or attempts to commit, an offence of assault on, or use of criminal force to, any woman, punishable under section 354 of the Pakistan Penal Code;
(f) voluntarily causes hurt in committing or attempting to commit robbery, as defined in section 390 of the Pakistan Penal Code; (g) commits dacoity as defined in section 391 of the Pakistan Penal Code; (h) abets, commits or attempts to commit, an offence of insult to the modesty of a woman punishable under section 509 of the Pakistan Penal Code: may, subject to the provisions of section 4-A, be punished with whipping in. lieu of or in addition to any other punishment to which he may for such offence, abetment or attempt be liable under the said Code,
5. In section 4-A of the said Act, in sub-section (1), the comma appearing at the end of clause (b) shall be replaced by a semi-colon and thereafter the following new clause shall be added, namely:-
"(c) abets, commits or attempts to commit, in respect of, or involving, cattle, an offence of —(i) taking gift for recovering of stolen property punishable under section 215 of the Pakistan Penal Code: (ii) theft punishable under sections 379, 380, or 382 of the said Code;
(iii) dishonestly receiving 01 retaining stolen property punishable under section 411 of the said Code; or (iv) lurking house-trespass or house breaking punishable under sections 453, 457, 458, 459, or 460 of the said Code".