Shia Central Board of Waqfs

Shia Central Board of Waqfs News

Shia board directs Meerut DM to recover waqf property in Vijay Mallya’s control

The board has also directed to register an FIR against Mallya and 12 other officials of USPL, including its CEO.

Shia body sends notice to Mallya for illegally ‘purchasing’ Waqf property

United Spirits Limited runs a liquor factory on the 10-bigha land in Meerut.


Shia Central Board of Waqfs: Jawwad gives 24 hours to CM before starting ‘Jail Bharo’ stir

Both Bada and Chhota Imambara in Lucknow remained locked for the sixth day on Friday and entry of visitors were banned due to the agitation by the Shia community.

Shia Central Board of Waqfs: Hectic lobbying on for May 13 poll

The board, which is the custodian of nearly 5,500 Waqf properties mostly in Lucknow, became important as land prices sky-rocketed.

Azam Khan’s critics sacked as caretakers of Waqf properties

Sporadic protests were reported in the old city at Dargah Hazrat Abbas and Talkatora Karbala over the removal of Jawwad as mutawalli.

A grave trade waqf wants dead and buried

Rizvi claimed that some graveyards have gained the VIP status and people flaunt it as a status symbol for burying their deceased.


Rizvi takes custody of 54 paintings from MLA

Rizvi claimed that there were plans to sell these historical paintings to some international buyers.

Azam Khan, not me backing corrupt man for Waqf board chairman: Jawwad

Jawwad was hinting at Waseem Rizvi, who has several cases against him following charges of corruption.

At root of Friday violence: Two Shia groups fighting to control waqf board

The acrimony between the two groups was out in the open after Kamaluddin Akbar resigned from the chairmanship of SCBW in 2010.

Jawwad ‘wins’,SP expels Shia waqf board chief

Bowing to pressure from Shia cleric Kalbe Jawwad Naqvi,the Samajwadi Party on Thursday expelled officiating chairman of Shia Central Board of Waqfs Syed Waseem Rizvi for a period of six years,purportedly for anti-party activities.