Wakaf funds being misused by ruling parties in Kashmir: Hurriyat
Srinagar, April 20 (Only Kashmir): Syed Ali Shah Geelani led Hurriyat while alleging the misappropriation and misuse of Wakaf funds, said that its assets and sources are being utilized by ruling parties for staging election drama and for their personnel gains, adding, institution belongs to people & as such should be handed over to true representatives of nation.
Its authorities have always misused its assets for their political gains, said Hurriyat. “Reliable sources reveal that instead of providing any relief to deserving, destitute and widows, the sources are being utilized by influential and blue eyed persons,” the Hurriyat statement reads.
Its authorities are involved in embezzlement, said Hurriyat and resources are invested for staging election drama in state. Hurriyat while decrying over its mismanagement, said that now institution needs to be handed over to people and their genuine representatives.
“We are keeping a close vigil, said Hurriyat and if needed we will come with full detail about misuse and bungling in Waqf,” said Hurriyat.