Media Indonesia, Page 22 (3)
The Minister of Religious Affairs, Suryadhama Ali, said that as the budget is suspended by the Ministry of Finance, the distribution of school operational assistance (BOS) funds to Islamic schools (madrasah) is hampered. He hopes the process in the Parliament would be completed soon so that the budget can be disbursed. He also said that by this March they are still unable to distribute BOS. This makes Islamic schools confused.