CHAPTER 43
ISLAMIC FAMILY LAW ORDINANCE, 2001

PART VII - GUARDIANSHIP
Guardianship Of Person And Property



Section 106. Guardian of orphans

Where the father and the grandfather of a minor have died without appointing a testamentary guardian, any penghulu, any police officer not below the rank of Sergeant, any person having the custody of the minor, or any person with the powers of a Protector under the Guardianship of Infants Ordinance [Cap. 93 (1958 Ed.)] may cause the minor to be taken before the Court and the Court may appoint a guardian of the minor’s person and property or either of them.





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