Punjab Waqf Board has highest 5,610 encroached properties

By Accommodation Times Bureau PUNJAB: The Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha yesterday said that Waqf Properties (Eviction of Unauthorized Occupants) Bill, 2014 was referred to the Standing Committee on Social Justice & Empowerment for examination. The Report of the Committee was laid in

Wakf Properties under Illegal Occupation

By Accommodation Times News Services As per contain Section 32 of the Wakf Act, 1995,  the general superintendence of all the waqfs in a State vests in the Board established by the State Government.  According to the provision of Section 32, the Board has to maintain a record containing information relating to origin, income, object

Urban Development and Housing needs of the Muslim Community : Sachar Committee

Steps to Address the Urban Development and Housing needs of the Muslim Community as Brought out by the Sachar Committee The Government took decisions on the recommendations of the Prime Minister’s High Level Committee on Social, Economic and Educational status of the Muslim Community of India (popularly referred to as