Chandigarh, Sep 22 (IANS) Punjab has the largest number of Waqf Board properties under infringement in India with the number totalling 5,610, some of them have been infringed upon by government divisions and a couple of by powerful lawmakers, say records.
This implies each 6th property of the Punjab Waqf Board is infringed upon.
The state has 34,237 properties enlisted with the Waqf Board. Out of these 430 land units have been infringed upon by the public authority and semi-government divisions.
Authorities concede more than 3,500 properties fall under the “not found” class as income records of them have either been altered or changed.
To keep the Waqf Board properties from infringement, a committed web-based entryway – – WAMSI (Waqf Resources The executives Arrangement of India) – – was created by the Association Service of Minority Issues.
The infringements in Punjab are most extreme in Ludhiana (1,493 units), trailed by Bathinda with (1,475), Jalandhar (465), Amritsar (430) and Rajpura (410).
According to arrangements of Segment 32 of the Waqf Act 1995 as revised, general administration of everything Waqf properties in a state is vested with the state or UT Waqf Sheets and the Waqf Board is engaged to deal with these Waqf properties.
Be that as it may, the subtleties of Waqf properties and the income created from every one of such property are not kept up with by the Focal government.
In Punjab, Muslim outfits have on numerous occasions taken steps to send off a disturbance against the public authority if properties, supposedly apportioned unlawfully to different people and associations, are not reestablished to the Waqf Board.
Up until this point records of 8,01,954 resolute Waqf properties the nation over have been placed in WAMSI Enrollment Module and GIS Planning of 2,53,628 Waqf properties have been finished.
Interestingly 3,32,344 records of Waqf domains have been digitized.
What’s more, the rules of Qaumi Waqf Board Taraqqiati Plan (QWBTS) of the Association Service of Minority Issues has been reconsidered and an arrangement has been made for giving monetary help to SWBs to sending of resigned tehsildars or resigned patwaris as a change partners to finish the course of transformation of un-changed Waqf properties.
According to Segment 32 of the Waqf Act 1995 as changed, the Focal government plays a restricted part and general administration of everything Waqf properties in a state is vested with the State Waqf Board, and the Waqf Board is engaged to deal with the property.