[President’s Order No.12 of 1972]
The provision of Article 4 of P.0.12 of 1972 would be applicable to the claims and legal rights’ as well as to a legal proceeding that had become barred by limitation as because legal proceeding could not be instituted because of the situation as spelt out in the preamble of P.0.12 of 1972, To avail of the provision of law as in Article 4 of P.0.12 of 1972 as regard claim and legal right as well as legal proceeding the same shall have to be time-barred one because of the situation as in the preamble of P.0.l2of 1972 and then said claim and legal right as well as legal proceeding would be given life by excluding the period “between the 1st day of March,1971 and the 1st day of March, 1972 (both days inclusive)”.
Mst. Guljan Bibi & Ors Vs. Md. Fazlu Miah & Ors 15 BLT (AD) 371.