MLA Anil Benake today at NewDelhi met Shri Shripad Naik Minister of State for Tourism and Ports, Shipping and Waterways Government of India and requested him a sum of ₹500 lakhs (5 crores) from the Ministry of Tourism for the development and renovation of temples.
The 4 important religious monuments and the establishment of a replica of 12th century Shree Basavana (Lord Basaveshswar) Anubhav Mantap.
1) Shree Siddheshwar Temple Kanbargi,
2) Shree Jyotiba Temple Shivbasav Nagar
3) Chikka Basti and Dodda Basti of Math Galli and Basavan Galli
4) “Anubhav Mantap” at Mahantesh Nagar.
Further during a discussion the Minister was very affirmative and assured me all the necessary grants which are requested will be fulfilled, said Benake.