10. PROVISIONS RELATING TO JURISDICTION. –
(1) No Court inferior to that of Presidency Magistrate or a Magistrate of the first class shall try any offence under this Act or the regulations made there under.
(2) No prosecution for any offence under this Act or the Regulations made there under shall be instituted except by or with the previous sanction of an Inspector.
(3) No Court shall take cognizance of any offence under this Act or the Regulations made there under, unless complaint thereof is made within six months of the date on which the offence has been committed.