The Punjab Sound Systems (Regulation) Ordinance 2015
The purpose of this legislation is to control and regulate the use of sound systems in the Punjab. For the purpose of preventing public nuisance and the voicing of utterances of a controversial nature likely to cause the public disorder; to regulate, control and prohibit the use of certain sound systems in the province of Punjab in the interest of environment, public order, decency and the prevention of incitement to terrorism or the commission of any offence.
This legislation (V of 2015) was promulgated on 9th January 2015. It provides the severe punishments for those who violate i.e. imprisonment up to 6 months and fine up to 25000 rupees. Offences under this ordinance are cognizable and non-bailable.
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