|

Article 290A & 291: Annual Payment To Certain Devaswom Funds

Navigation: Constitution Of India > Part-12: Finance, Property, Contracts And Suits Chapter 1: Finance > Distribution of Revenues between the Union and the States > Article 290A

Article 290A: 1Annual payment to certain Devaswom Funds

A sum of forty-six lakhs and fifty thousand rupees shall be charged on, and paid out of, the Consolidated Fund of the State of Kerala every year to the Travancore Devaswom Fund; and a sum of thirteen lakhs and fifty thousand rupees shall be charged on, and paid out of, the Consolidated Fund of the State of 2Tamil Nadu every year to the Devaswom Fund established in that State for the maintenance of Hindu temples and shrines in the territories transferred to that State on the 1st day of November, 1956, from the State of Travancore-Cochin.


  1. Inserted by the 7th Constitutional Amendment Act, 1956, s. 19 (w.e.f. 1-11-1956).
  2. Substituted by the Madras State (Alteration of Name) Act, 1968 (53 of 1968), s. 4, for “Madras” (w.e.f. 14-1-1969).

Article 291: [Privy purse sums of Rulers.].–Omitted by the Constitution (Twenty-sixth Amendment) Act, 1971, s. 2 (w.e.f. 28-12-1971).

-Text in Constitution

Similar Posts

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.