TS Minority Welfare schemes
Endowment and Housing Minister A Indrakaran Reddy has said that entire nation is debating about several welfare schemes for Muslim Minorities in Telangana. Addressing the Council during a short discussion on the Muslim welfare, he said same debate is going on across the country on welfare schemes for the Muslims by three year rule of the TRS Government. He cited that Shadi Mubarak, residential schools and colleges and funding for foreign studies and other steps are a few that are being appreciated by other states,which plan to replicate. The government gave Rs 51,000 towards Shadi Mubarak early and now increased it to Rs 75,116 to the poor Muslims in Telangana. He said that 206 Gurukul Schools were set up for the benefit of Minorities and offering overseas scholarship to pursue higher education abroad, giving fees reimbursement on par with SC and ST students and study circles were set up to give coaching for the Minorities students to get jobs.The state government implements Own Your Cab, Own Your Auto schemes for the benefit of the poor minorities and conducted Dawat e Iftar for Ramzan festival and Imams and Mauzams honorary salary.