Frequently Asked Questions
1. How many temples and mosques coming under the purview of Hindu Religious Institutions and Puducherry State Wakf Board, Puducherry ?
There are 243 Hindu temples coming under the purview of Hindu Religious Institutions Department, Puducherry and 45 mosques registered in the Puducherry State Wakf Board in the Union Territory of Puducherry.
2. Quantum of Educational Scholarships to minority muslim students
- H.Sc – 1st & 2nd Year / Madarassa Education- Rs.1000/-
- Diploma courses - Rs.1500/-
- Bachelor Degree Courses (U.G)- Rs.2000/-
- Master Degree Courses (P.G) - Rs.3000/-
- Technical / Professional Courses - Rs.8000/-
3. Activities of Puducherry Haj Committee
Puducherry Haj Committee is to invite applications from the intending Muslim people from the Puducherry, Karaikal, Mahe and Yanam, who are proposed to perform Haj Pilgrimage of Mecca Saudi Arabia through Tamil Nadu Haj Committee as there is no embarkation point at Puducherry