Fixing a deadline of 45 days for the 7-member panel with legislator Stephen Marandi as its convener, the Speaker asked the panel to come out with its report at the earliest.
The Jharkhand State Employment of Local Candidates in Private Sector Bill, 2021 was earlier cleared by a select committee of the Jharkhand Assembly with some changes.
According to petitioner Bhairav Singh, buildings constructed using public funds could not be allotted for religious purposes as such acts violated the principle of secularism and the right to equality
'Even at international airports, there is a room for 'ibadat'. The Assembly Speaker can consider this and its will not cause any loss to anyone,' said MLA MLA Irfan Solanki said.
Speaker Rabindra Nath Mahto on Monday inaugurated a plantation drive of more than 650 trees within the premises of the Jharkhand Assembly.
The year also saw a string of incidents where helpless people were lynched by violent mobs on suspicion of petty theft and performing witchcraft.
While PM Modi will visit Jharkhand to address the people on September 12, the Yatra will include rallies and speeches in various constituencies of the state to meet the public.