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Scandals worth crores detected in Muslim Wakf Board

Multi-crore purchases, constructions made without tenders Bank deposits clandestinely withdrawn CM constitutes Committee to submit report within 15 days Whitepaper on scandals being prepared for Assembly Session Chief Minister Mr. Omar Abdullah, who is also the Chairman of Muslim Wakf Board, today constituted an in-house Committee to look into the irregularities and mismanagement committed by the Board during last six years. The Chief Minister, while chairing the first meeting of the newly-constituted Wakf Board here this morning, gave this direction when the status report of the functioning of the last Board was reviewed in the meeting The status report revealed large-scale irregularities and mismanagement in the functioning of the last Board. Mr. Abdullah asked the Committee to present the report with its recommendations within a period of 15 days so that a whitepaper for the information of legislators and general public is issued accordingly.The meeting was attended by Minister …