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Indian Trusts Act

This Act may be called The Indian Trusts Act, 1882″ and it shall come into force on the first day of March, 1882. It extends to the whole of India except the State of Jammu and Kashmir, and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, but the Central Government may, from time to time, by notification in the Official Gazelle, extend it to the Andaman and Nicobar Islands or to any part thereof .

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Intiya aṟakkaṭṭaḷai caṭṭam


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But nothing herein contained affects the rules of Mohammadan Law as to waqf, or the mutual relations of the members of an undivided family as determined by any customary or personal law, or applies to public or private religious or charitable endowments, or to trusts to distribute prizes taken in war among the Captors; and nothing in the second Chapter of this Act applies to trusts created before the said day. The Statute and Acts mentioned in the Schedule hereto annexed shall, to the extent mentioned in the said Schedule, be repealed in the territories to which this Act for the time being extends. A “trust is an obligation annexed to the ownership of property, and arising out of a confidence reposed in and accepted by the owner, or declared and accepted by him, for the benefit of another, or of an other and the owner .


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