Bangladesh -- Constitution of Bangladesh (selected provisions)

Constitution of Bangladesh

PART III - FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS

Article 31. Right to protection of law.

To enjoy the protection of the law, and to be treated in accordance with law, and only in accordance with law, is the inalienable right of every citizen, wherever he may be, and of every other person for the time being within Bangladesh, and in particular no action detrimental to the life, liberty, body, reputation or property of any person shall be taken except in accordance with law.

Article 32. Protection of right to life and personal liberty.
No person shall be deprived of life or personal liberty save in accordance with law.

Article 44. Enforcement of fundamental rights.

(1) The right to move the [High Court Division] in accordance with [clause (I)] of article 102 for the enforcement of the rights conferred by this Part of guaranteed.

PART VI – THE JUDICIARY

Article 102. Powers of High Court Division to issue certain orders and directions, etc.

(1) The High Court Division on the application of any person aggrieved, may give such directions or orders to any person or authority, including any person performing any function in connection with the affairs of the Republic, as may be appropriate for the enforcement of any the fundamental rights conferred by Part III of this Constitution.