Arbitrary appointments by Waqf Board revealed under RTI
On the basis of documents received under RTI Act, it has been alleged that the Jammu and Kashmir Waqf Board has appointed 82 persons various positions without following any criteria. Some of these include retired officials too.
The Vice-Chairman J&K Waqf Board, M.Y. Qadri has contradicted these charges and has said that the hiring of retired persons has been done as per rules. He also said that contrary to the past, vacancies will be advertised now to make the selection process transparent.