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a Muslim council of state

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a collection of Persian or Arabic poems (usually by one author)

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a Muslim council chamber or law court

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In 1981, a case regarding 17 marlas landed in a civil court and by 2015, when it reached the Supreme Court, the chief justice took suo moto of the land deals of the shrine and called the officials of revenue and auqaf departments and the Dewans to the court.
It is learnt the Dewans have filed a review petition with the Supreme Court against its 2015 decision.
He said 100,000 poor residents who had bought land from the Dewans through the Revenue Department, had paid property taxes and land transfer charges and had got their houses' maps approved from the local municipal committee.
CRWO secretary Rana Haji Ali Sher told Dawn the residential, commercial and agriculture properties bought from the Dewans were now part of government schedule.