Director, Department of Culture., Hyd., has informed that the “Bathukamma Festival” is one of the important social festivals being celebrated by the people of Telangana every year and this year the festival falls on 6th October, 2013 and keeping in view the importance of the Bathukamma Festival, Government have decided to celebrate the festival this year also in all the ten districts of Telangana at the district head quarters and also at very important places in the districts. and that the Hon’ble Minister, YAT&C Department desires that an amount of Rs. 50.00 lakhs may be sanctioned to each District during 2013-2014.
Government, after examination of the proposal of the Director of Culture, Hyderabad, hereby accord administrative sanction for incurring an amount of Rs.50.00 lakhs (Rupees fifty Lakhs only) for conducting Bathukamma Panduga in Ten Districts of Telangana Districts in the month of October, 2013@ Rs. 5.00 lakhs to each District.
The expenditure shall be debited to the following head of account:
“ 2205-Art and Culture – MH- 001 Direction & Administration – G.S.H.(11) N.S.P. – SH (01) Head Quarters Office – Director of Culture – 500 other charges – 503 other expenditure”.
The Director of Culture, Hyd., is authorized to draw the amount subject to compliance of other procedure in vogue.
The Director of Culture , Hyd., is directed to utilize the above amount for the purpose for which it has been sanctioned and should not be diverted for any other purpose and spent as proposed by him in the reference read above and the unspent balances, if any, shall be remitted to Government.
This order is issued with the concurrence of Finance (Expr.GAD.II) Department , vide their U.O.Note No. 25920/338/E.GAD.II/ A1/2013, dated:05-10-2013.
G.O.Rt.No.778 Dated: 07 -10-2013
From the Director of Culture, Hyd.,Lr.No.A2/669/2013, Dt.30-09-2013.