Punjab Government Department of Rehabilitation
All the Tehsildar (Sales)/Naib Tehsildar (Sales) in the State.
Dated Jalandhar the 29/1/82
Sub: Allotment of Wakf lands to displaced persons.
It has been represented by the Secretary, Punjab, Wakf Board, Ambala Cant, to the Government of India, that even Wakf properties which were notified under the Wakf Act are being allotted to the displaced persons by the Tehsildars (Sales)-cum-Managing Officer in the State of Punjab, by treating such properties as acquired evacuee properties. The allotment of such properties to the displaced person in satisfaction of their unsatisfied claims should be stopped forthwith. These instructions should be meticulously complied with by all concerned. Any deviation there from would be viewed seriously.
2. In case any Wakf property/land has been allotted to a displaced person, full details of the same with date of allotment should be sent to this department within a week from the receipt of this communication.
Deputy Secretary to Govt. Punjab
Rehabilitation Deptt. Jalandhar.