General of Govt. of Telangana State admitted in the Hyderabad High Court that Govt. has no powers under the wakf act to seal wakf records and its offices but this step was taken with good intentions in order to protect wakf properties since it is a matter pertaining to wider public interest.
The division bench consisting of Acting Chief Justice, Mr. Ramesh Ranganathan and Justice Abhinand Kumar Shavili was hearing a PIL petition. The judges told the Govt. advocate that though the intention of the Govt. is good, but it should follow the established system.