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The Waqfs Ordinance, 1962 (East Pakistan Ordinance)

( Ordinance NO. I Of 1962 )

Chapter III

POWERS AND FUNCTIONS OF THE ADMINISTRATOR AND THE COMMITTEE

General powers and functions of the Committee
28. Subject to the provisions of this Ordinance and the rules made thereunder, the powers and functions of the Committee shall include-
 
 
 
 
(i) in the absence of any directions by the waqif or any lawful authority, declaring what proportion of the income or other property of the waqf shall be allocated to any particular object of the waqf;
 
 
 
 
(ii) declaring in what manner any surplus income of a waqf shall be utilised;
 
 
 
 
(iii) settling, altering or revising schemes for the proper administration of a waqf in a manner not inconsistent with the terms and conditions of the waqf deed or the wishes of the waqif; and
 
 
 
 
(iv) exercising and performing such other powers and duties as are expressly conferred or imposed on the Committee by or under this Ordinance.

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