Section 35AC(1), read with Explanation (b) thereto, of the Income-tax Act, 1961 – Eligible projects or schemes, expenditure on – Notified eligible projects or schemes
NOTIFICATION NO. 60/2010[F. NO. V-27015/2/2010-SO (NAT.COM)]/ S.O. NO. 1787(E), DATED 21-7-2010
WHEREAS by notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) number S.O. 1462(E), dated 17th June, 2008, issued under clause (b) of the Explanation to section 35AC of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Government had notified at serial number 10, Mid-day meal project for Uttar Pradesh by Iskcon Food Relief Foundation, Hare Krishna Land, Juhu, Mumbai-400 049, as an eligible project or scheme for a period of two years beginning with financial year 2008-09;
AND WHEREAS the said project or scheme is likely to extend beyond two years;
AND WHEREAS the National Committee for Promotion of Social and Economic Welfare, being satisfied that the said project or scheme is being executed properly, made a further recommendation under sub-rule (5) of rule 11M of the Income-tax Rules, 1962 for extending the said project or scheme for a further period of three years;
NOW, THEREFORE, the Central Government, in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) read with clause (b) of the Explanation to section 35AC of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), hereby specifies the scheme or project “Mid-day meal project for Uttar Pradesh”, is being carried out by Iskcon Food Relief Foundation, Hare Krishna Land, Juhu, Mumbai-400 049, without any change in the approved cost of Rs. 712.65 lakhs, as an eligible project or scheme for a further period of three financial years commencing with 2010-11 i.e. 2010-11, 2011-12 and 2012-13.