Waqaf Properties

Waqf Properties

Definition:

“Waqf Property” means property of any kind permanently dedicated by a person professing Islam for any purpose recognized by Islam as religious, pious or charitable”

Chief Administrator may take over Waqf Property by Notification:

The Chief Administrator, may, by notification, take over and assume the Administration, control, management and maintenance of a Waqf Property.

Use of Waqf Property and application of income there from:

Subject to the provision of this Act a Waqf Property shall be used for the purpose for which it was dedicated or has been used or for any purpose recognized by Islam as religious, pious or charitable as the Administrator may deem fit.

 

Details of Waqf Land

S.no Name of District Under the possession of the Auqaf Under the possession of other departments Under the illegal occupants Total
    Kanal Marla Kanal Marla Kanal Marla Kanal Marla
1 Muzaffarabad 232 06 128 13 95 11 456 10
2 Mirpur 578 04 02 11 120 01 700 16
3 Bhimber 430 09 09 14 61 07 501 10
4 Kotli 488 16 112 19 563 13 1162 01
5 Poonch 41 13 03 05 50 03 95 13
6 Bagh 14 06         14 06
7 Sudhnoti 16 11   03 67 07 85 03
Total 8102 05 257 05 958 02 3067 12