(1) The repeal by section 5 of this Act of any corresponding law in force in the new Provinces or merged states immediately before the commencement of this Act shall not affect--
(a) the previous operation of any such law, or
(b) any penalty, forfeiture or punishment incurred in respect of any offence committed against any such law, or
(c) any investigation, legal proceeding or remedy in respect of any such penalty, forfeiture or punishment,
and any such investigation, legal proceeding or remedy may be instituted , continued or enforced and any such penalty, forfeiture or punishment may be imposed as if this Act had not been passed.
(2) Subject to the provisions of sub-section (1) anything done or any action taken, including any appointment or delegation made, notification, order, instruction or direction issued, rule regulation, form bye-law or scheme framed, certificate, patent, permit or license granted or registration effected, under such corresponding law shall be deemed to have been done or taken under the corresponding provision of the Act, Ordinance or Regulation as now extended to, and in force in, the new Provinces or merged State and shall continue in force accordingly unless and until superseded by anything done or any action taken under the said Act, Ordinance or Regulation.