SOPS FOR VOTES
New minority- specific schemes in states
Monthly honorarium of Rs 2,500 to 30,000 imams in the state.
Rs 1,500 per month to muezzins.
20 per cent reservation for Muslims in government development and welfare schemes. Rs 300 crore for the maintenance of Muslim graveyards.
Rs 800 crore for the development of 75 minority- heavy blocks and eight towns.
Scholarships of Rs 10,000 to minority students securing first division in the class X board examination.
Rs 1,027 crore for minorities’ welfare.
4% reservation for minorities in jobs and higher education.
Rs 1,043 crore for minorities’ welfare.
Rs 10,000 and Rs 9,000 monthly salary for imams and muezzins on Wakf Board rolls.
Rs 60.39 crore for minorities’ welfare.
Rs 15 crore disbursed by state government in loans to minorities.
1,469 Muslim couples have tied the knot since April 2012 under state scheme.
Monthly scholarships to 200,000 minority students.