| Johor Bahru, Malaysia | 24 April 2016 | Asia Samachar |
The six gurdwaras in the state of Johor will receive an annual allocation for administration and maintenance from the state government. This year, the total allocation is RM200,000.
This was announced by the Johor Menteri Besar Mohamed Khaled Nordin when he attended a state-level Vaisakhi function in Johor Bahru on 23 April.
He said the state government will also contribute RM400,000 towards the crematorium project undertaken by the Gurdwara Sahib Johor Bahru (GSJB) and RM100,000 for Punjabi Education Centres (PECs) in Johor.
The administrative and maintenance allocation for this year is RM50,000 for GSJB and RM30,000 each for the gurdwaras in Pontian, Kluang, Batu Pahat, Segamat and Muar.
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