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Karnataka minister for ines and Geology Vinay Kulkarni with Jaya Mruthyunjaya Swamiji of Kudalasangama Panchamasali Peetha and his followers celebrate after Karnataka government decided to write to the Centre to grant religious minority status to the Lingayat community in Bengaluru last month.(PTI File Photo)

MHA forwards Karnataka govt’s Lingayat proposal to minority affairs ministry

Indo Asian News Service, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 05, 2018 09:28 PM IST
On March 19, the Karnataka government had decided to declare the Lingayats as a religious minority, as well as include Veerashaivas as a group within the community.
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