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HC seeks Centre's reply on plea against acquisition of Waqf properties

The plea said that when any land is acquired by the government, an applicable compensation is paid to the owner. In this case, the Waqf land "is vested with God and no compensation can be made to the God" and hence, no acquirement can be made, it claimed.

Plea in HC against acquirement of Waqf properties by Centre

"Allotment of Waqf land by the government to any person or institution or even acquirement of thereof is void under section 51 of Waqf Act 1995 which provided that any lease or any immovable property which is Waqf property, shall be void unless such lease is effective with the prior sanction of board," the plea said.


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.

Bill to check Waqf property encroachment

The state government will bring a bill to check encroachments of Waqf properties

UP to pass law to recover waqf properties sold in last eight years

The UP government is set to amend the Wakf Act to facilitate recovery of waqf properties that have been sold or encroached over the past eight years.

Centre trying to take over Waqf properties: Mulayam

Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Saturday accused the UPA government of attempting to usurp the Waqf properties across the country.