Licences are issued under Rule 5(1) of the Noise Pollution (Regulation and Control) Rules, 2000, read with Section 37 of the Karnataka Police Act 1963.
They said that applications have piled up at various police stations and the offices of deputy superintendents of police (DySPs) but in the absence of SOPs they are not being processed.
The chief minister further said there were no riots in the BJP-ruled state during and after the recent assembly polls.
BJP councilor Narotam Sharma moved the resolution which also called for a ban on use of loudspeakers from 10 pm to 6 am in Jammu city.
Santosh Patil, a Belagavi-based contractor, was found dead at a hotel in Udupi last month, weeks after accusing Eshwarappa, who is also a senior BJP leader, of corruption.
Demanding that the government implement the SC order and remove unauthorised loudspeakers, Sriram Sene members played devotional songs at temples in Hubballi-Dharwad and other places.
Three persons were booked in two incidents of alleged violation of noise norms for relaying azaan from mosques using loudspeakers before 6 am, Mumbai police officials said.
The Allahabad High Court rejected the petition filed by one Irfan on May 4. He was represented in the court by advocate Sachin Kumar Sharma.
Gujarat has reported two incidents of violence involving the use of high-decibel loudhailers in temples within a week in which one person lost his life.
The Allahabad High Court has dismissed a petition seeking permission for the use of loudspeakers at a mosque for azaan.
He also thanked people from both Hindu and Muslim communities for cooperating with the state government in the maintenance of peace amid a row over the use of loudspeakers by mosques.
The Jama Masjid Trust has written to the police saying it has no objection to the prayers relayed through loudspeakers at the Shirdi temple.
As per statistics available with the Mumbai Police, only 1 per cent of the temples in the metropolis have obtained permission to use loudspeakers in their premises.
"If our Hindu religion is creating an impediment then tell me, I will take care of it... Loudspeakers will be removed from masjids," Bal Thackeray said in the old clip.
Heavy police security was deployed in Mumbai in the wake of Thackeray's call for "silencing" loudspeakers atop mosques.