Agricultural Land Act [XXXIII of 1951]
statutory provisions are prospective, unless there is clear indication in the
Act itself that they are retrospective. The plaintiffs cannot be disentitled
from the suit land on the basis of section 3 of the Act as they already
acquired title before the Act came into operation.
Miah and others vs Soleman Nessa Bibi and another 43 DLR 646.