Notification

TERRITORIAL JURISDICTION

[Gazette of Pakistan, Extraordinary, Part II, 13th August, 1977]

S.R.O. 74 (l)/77.–In exercise of the powers conferred by subsection (1) of section 3 of the Pakistan Railways Police Act, 1977 (VII of 1977), the Federal Government is pleased to specify that the territorial limits within which the Pakistan Railways Police shall perform its functions shall extend over the entire Railways, other than the areas specified below:-
(i) residential colonies, dwelling houses and barracks of railway servants or close proximity thereof;

(ii) all lines of rails, siding or branches worked for the purpose of, or in connection with, Railway as lie inside the limits of ‘ Karachi Port Trust; and

(iii) such lines of rails, sidings, branches worked for the purposes of or in connection with. Railway as lie beyond the outer signals of any railway station other than warehouses, store depots, workshops, manufactories, fixed plants, machinery and other works, owned and managed by Railways and constructed for the purposes of, or in connection with. Railway and also such lines of rails as run inside them and lead to them.