Mahmood directs efficient management of Auqaf properties

PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Mahmood on Sunday agreed  in principle to a proposed plan of Auqaf Department to ensure  better and efficient management of its properties across the province.

 The chief minister  directed the concerned high ups for a feasible and  workable action plan along with realistic timelines to implement the proposed plan effectively.

He ordered constitution of a committee headed by Additional Chief Secretary to come up with workable proposals to this effect as well as for capacity building of the Auqaf Department to enable it successfully deal with the challenges of efficient management of its properties.

He was chairing a meeting of Auqaf Department here. The Chief minister stressed the need to streamline the affairs of Auqaf Departments by enhancing its capacity, to digitize all the records of its properties,  to remove encroachments on the propertiese and to make necessary amendments in the relevant laws for better management of the properties. – APP