Temples In Bihar Will Have To Pay Tax; Right-wing Activists Equate It To ‘Jizya’ And Demand Complete Rollback
Temples in Bihar will have to get themselves registered and pay taxes. The decision taken by the Bihar State Board of Religious Trust has invited sharp reactions from right-wing activists and devotees.
Temples built by individuals in their residential premises and open for the public will also come under the ambit of this new diktat.
- 3 Dec 2021