Panchayat:Repo18/Law Manual Page0269

(b) building exclusively used for educational purposes or allied purposes under the ownership of educational institutions owned by the Government, aided or functioning with the financial assistance of the Government and the hostel buildings wherein the students of the said institutions reside;

[(ba) buildings exclusively used for educational purposes under the ownership of educational institutions having the recognition of the Government and up to the level of Higher Secondary and hostel buildings in which the students of such institutions reside];

(c) hospitals providing treatment to patients free of cost;

(d) buildings providing shelter to destitutes, orphans, physically or mentally challenged persons, persons suffering from fatal diseases or animals and using for charitable purposes by admitting all classes of people;

(e) libraries, reading rooms and play grounds open to public;

(f) ancient monuments being protected under the law relating to preservation of ancient monuments for the time being in force, or part thereof which are not used as residential houses or as public offices;

(g) burial and burning grounds;

(h) buildings owned by any Local Self Government Institution and the building attached to the institutions handed over to Local Self Government Institutions by the Government;