Administration of Evacuee Property (Rajasthan) Rules, 1953

Published vide Notification Rajasthan Gazette, Part 4-B, dated 4.7.1953

In exercise of the power conferred by sub-section (3) of section 56 of the Administration of Evacuee Property Act, 1950 (XXXI of 1950), the Government of Rajasthan is pleased to make the following rules, namely:-

1. Short title—These rules may be called the Administration of Evacuee Property (Rajasthan) Rules, 1953.

2. Conditions of service of the Custodian and other officer—(1) The Custodian and all officers appointed by or under him shall, subject to any special contract to the contrary, by governed by the Rajasthan Service Rules applicable to the class of officers to which the Custodian or such officers belong.

(2) If any question arise as to which class of officers the Custodian or such officers, the decision of the State Government thereon shall be final.

2A. Special pay to Additional Deputy and Assistant Custodians—The Additional, Deputy and Assistant Custodian in the Evacuee Property Department shall, in addition to the normal emoluments to which they are entitled, be entitled to special pay as follows with effect from the 1st March 1954.

Sr. No


Special Pay


Rs. 100/-


Officer of R.J.S., appointed as Deputy Custodian

Rs. 75/- pm.


Officers drawn for Tehsildar cadre of Naib-Tehsildar (Group ‘A’) appointed as Assistant Custodian

Rs. 30/- p.m.

3. Furnishing of Security—(1) The State Government or the Custodian may require the officers entrusted with the receipt disbursement or custody of money or property to furnish such security as may be considered adequate.

(2) Officers appointed as cashier or as Field Inspectors shall furnish security of not less than one thousand rupees either in the form of cash deposit or in such other form as the State Government may by general order or special order from time to time direct.

4. Administration charges—(1) As fee equivalent to ten percent of the gross realisations made from evacuee property shall be charged as administration charges from the date on which such property shall have been taken over by the Custodian.

(2) The fee referred to in sub-rule (1) shall be in addition to expenses incurred on maintenance and repairs and to other expenditure which may be incurred directly or indirectly on behalf of the evacuee.

(3) When any movable evacuee property is returned under section 16 or is otherwise realised, administration charges equivalent to 10 percent of the assessed value of the property shall be charged over and above any other charges which may have been actually incurred on maintenance, transport or storage of the same.