Are there special officers created by dowry Act ?

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      Are there special officers created by dowry Act ?

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      The State Government has the power to appoint Dowry Prohibition Officers with the following powers and functions:

      – to see that the provisions of the Act are complied with

      – to prevent the receiving, abetting the receiving or demanding of dowry;

      – to collect evidence for the prosecution of the accused person;

      – to perform other duties assigned to him by the State Government or specificed in the rules.

      The State Government can confer the powers of a police officer on the Dowry Prohibition Officer by notification in the Official Gazette. (8-

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