PK Sekar Babu

Now relief reaches the old couple with no food and no place to sleep in TN; Minister Sekar Babu visits them with aid

"I oversaw the work relating to water being pumped out of the house with the help of a motor," the minister said.

published on : 21st November 2021

HR&CE officials told to display info on assets, income of dept temples

Talking to reporters, the Minister said the officials have been directed to collect and furnish all vital information regarding the 1,206 temples in Chennai and its surrounding places within a month.

published on : 10th October 2021

No room for irregularities in gold received as temple donation: PK Sekar Babu

HR&CE Minister PK Sekar Babu on Wednesday said that gold jewels received as donations in temples will be used for temple service and there is no room for irregularities.

published on : 30th September 2021

Loyola college not on temple land: Minister Sekar Babu

HR&CE Minister PK Sekar Babu on Thursday dispelled all allegations and clarified that the Loyola College is not built on any temple or encroached lands.

published on : 24th September 2021

Tamil Nadu government to revive 'excess gold' scheme for increasing temples' revenues

While excess gold offered by devotees to be melted at government mint in Mumbai, the pure gold bars received will be deposited in banks to fetch revenue.

published on : 5th September 2021

Vinayakar Chaturthi restrictions only to stop COVID-19: Tamil Nadu HR&CE Minister PK Sekar Babu

HR&CE Minister PK Sekar Babu on Saturday said the restrictions imposed by the State government on Vinayakar Chaturthi celebrations are aimed at preventing the spread of coronavirus.

published on : 5th September 2021

Persons of all castes to be appointed as temple priests in Tamil Nadu soon: DMK Minister Sekar Babu

Although 207 persons were trained by the then government to make the appointment, a litigation had deferred the process.

published on : 11th August 2021

Tamil Nadu Minister PK Sekar Babu ticks off north Indian residents, says they didn't vote for DMK

PK Sekar Babu said over the years, including the 2021 Tamil Nadu Assembly polls, north Indian residents have not voted for the DMK.

published on : 27th May 2021

DMK govt goes online to receive grievances related to Hindu temples

HR and CE minister PK Sekar Babu assures action within 60 days.

published on : 25th May 2021

Info on Tamil Nadu temple property, administration to go online for public viewing 

There are about 36,612 temples across the state in addition to mutts and charitable endowments under the ambit of the department.

published on : 19th May 2021

1 lakh food packets to be distributed among Covid patients daily: Minister

Renovation of temples, temple tanks, pending cases relating to temples, etc., were discussed in the review meeting.

published on : 12th May 2021

PK Sekar Babu, AG Venkatachalam... : These are the likely new faces in MK Stalin's cabinet

While some of the trusted cabinet colleagues of DMK's late supremo M Karunanidhi are no more, a few ex-ministers have lost the elections.

published on : 4th May 2021