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The Waqfs Ordinance, 1962 (East Pakistan Ordinance)

( Ordinance NO. I Of 1962 )

Chapter VI


Sub-registrar not to register deeds.
1[57A. (1) Notwithstanding anything contained to the contrary in the Registration Act, 1908 (Act No. XVI of 1908), no Sub-registrar shall register any deed of transfer of any immovable property belonging to a waqf, without the previous sanction of the Administrator or the Government, as the case may be.
(2) If a Sub-registrar, knowingly and intentionally, registers a deed in violation of the prohibition under sub-section (1), he shall be liable for commission of the offence of abetment of criminal breach of trust.]

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    Section 57A was inserted by section 6 of the Waqfs (Amendment) Act, 2013 (Act No. XVIII of 2013).
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