The Islamic Foundation Act, 1975

( ACT NO. XVII OF 1975 )

An Act to establish an Islamic Foundation.


WHEREAS it is expedient to establish an Islamic Foundation for the purposes of founding, managing and assisting mosques and Islamic centres, academies and institutes, undertaking research on the contributions of Islam to culture, science and civilization, propagating the basic Islamic ideals of universal brotherhood, tolerance and justice and promoting studies and research in Islamic history, philosophy, law and jurisprudence and to provide for matters connected therewith;


It is hereby enacted as follows:-