Minister for Muzrai Kota Srinivasa Poojary on Wednesday instructed the Hindu Religious Institutions and Charitable Endowments Department not to allocate its ‘tasdik’ grants to non secular institutions of another religions besides these belonging to the Hindu faith.
An official assertion issued right here quoting the Minister stated he had instructed the division to withhold such ‘tasdik’ grants allotted to the institutions of different religions.
The step has been taken following objections to such allocations by the Hindu non secular leaders, the Minister stated.
Mr. Poojary, who can be the Minister for Backward Classes Welfare and in command of Dakshina Kannada, stated the respective different departments could be instructed to launch grants to non secular institutions of different religions beneath their jurisdiction.
The funds of the Hindu Religious Institutions and Charitable Endowments Department shouldn’t be used for allocating to non secular institutions of different religions, he stated.
The assertion quoted the Commissioner of the division as saying that greater than 764 non secular institutions of different religions had been getting ‘tasdik’ grants from the division. Measures could be taken to stop allocations to these non secular institutions.