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The Department of Minorities Welfare was created in the year 1993. The primary objective of the Department is Socio Economic Development and Educational Advancement of Minorities in the State.​ The main functions of the Department are : Introduce schemes to promote accelerated socio economic development of minorities, Introduce educational concessions for students of minority communities, Implement schemes for development of women and children of minority communities, Provide training and employment opportunities, thereby tackling the problem of economic backwardness among minorities, Provide guidance to those in the minority communities wanting to set up entrepreneurial ventures etc.​​

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For more information about Department Profile, HODs and Organization Chart go through the tabs below.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Secretary (FAC) Sri M. Dana Kishore, IAS
Secy.mwts@gmail.com
040-23452983, Fax: 23459906
Room No: 118, Ground Floor, D-Block
Secretary (FAC) Sri M. Dana Kishore, IAS
Secy.mwts@gmail.com
040-23452983, Fax: 23459906
Room No: 118, Ground Floor, D-Block

The Department of Minorities Welfare was created in the year 1993. The primary objective of the Department is Socio Economic Development and Educational Advancement of Minorities in the State.

The main functions of the Department are as follows:
  • Introduce schemes to promote accelerated socio economic development of minorities
  • Introduce educational concessions for students of minority communities
  • Provide training and employment opportunities, thereby tackling the problem of economic backwardness among minorities
  • Provide guidance to those in the minority communities wanting to set up entrepreneurial ventures
  • Issue of Marriage Licenses to Christians
  • Appointment of Khazis in the State
  • Issue of Minority Status Certificate to all Minority Institutions in the State
The following Organisations are working under administrative control of the Minorities Welfare Department
  • Commissionerate / Directorate, Minorities Welfare
  • Telangana State Minorities Finance Corporation, Ltd., Hyderabad
  • Telangana State Christian (Minorities) Finance Corporation, Ltd.,
  • Telangana State Urdu Academy, Hyderabad.
  • Dairatul-Maarif-il-Osmania
  • Waqf Tribunal, Hyderabad
  • Survey Commissioner of Waqf, Hyderabad
  • Telangana State Haj Committee, Hyderabad
  • Telangana State Minorities Commission, Hyderabad
Commissionerate / Directorate, Minorities Welfare, Hyderabad (HOD)
Telangana State Minorities Finance Corporation, Ltd., Hyderabad
Telangana State Christian (Minorities) Finance Corporation, Ltd.
Telangana State Wakf Board, Hyderabad
Center for Educational Development of Minorities, Hyderabad
Telangana State Urdu Academy, Hyderabad
Dairatul-Maarif-il-Osmania, Hyderabad
Survey Commissioner of Waqf, Hyderabad
Telangana State Haj Committee, Hyderabad
Telangana State Minorities Commission, Hyderabad.
Waqf Tribunal, Hyderabad

As per Section (83) of the Waqf Act, 1995 (Central Act 43 of 1995) the State Government constitute Waqf Tribunal for the determination of any dispute, question or other matter relating to a Waqf or Waqf property, eviction of a tenant or determination of rights and obligations of the lessor and the lessee​​​​​​​

 

Organizations and Contacts

Note: As per the AP Reorganisation Act, 2014, certain institutions serve both the States of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh till they are bifurcated. The below listed organisations and institutions should be seen in that light.​ 

Secretary (FAC) Sri M. Dana Kishore, IAS
Secy.mwts@gmail.com
040-23452983, 8897263999, Fax: 23459906
Room No: 118, Ground Floor, D-Block
Dy. Secretary Sri B. Ramji 040-23450283






Director of Minorities Welfare

Director (FAC) Sri M. Dana Kishore, IAS
cmwtg1@gmail.com
040-24752227, 23452983, 8897263999
Fax:24760451, 23459906​​