Delhi authorities will provide free coaching to 15,000 students belonging to marginal communities and economically weaker sections this year, mentioned state Social Welfare and Women and Child Development Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam on Tuesday.
Briefing mediapersons, Gautam mentioned, “Jai Bhim Mukhyamantri Pratibha Vikas Yojana was made in Delhi for varsity kids who need to turn out to be medical doctors, engineers, civil servants or serve another authorities jobs. Many kids are there from poor sections and wish to research however their mother and father wouldn’t have sufficient cash in order that they’ll ship them to coaching institutes. The scheme was made maintaining these kids in thoughts.”
Children belonging to scheduled castes (SC), scheduled tribes (ST), different backward lessons (OBC) and people whose mother and father have an annual earnings of up to Rs 8 lakh can avail the scheme.
Delhi authorities has tied up with 46 non-public coaching centres for working the scheme that covers a variety of aggressive exams together with UPSC, CDS, banking exams, medical and engineering entrances, high regulation college entrances and B faculty entrances.
“This time we now have a goal of offering coaching to 15,000 kids. We have tied up with 46 institutes in Delhi, to whom we pays charges in order that kids will take coaching there,” he emphasised.
The minister mentioned below this scheme, round 5,000 SC/ST kids had been offered free coaching in 2018-19. However, the COVID pandemic introduced a halt to the scheme. The AAP chief mentioned for the reason that scenario has began turning into regular, the federal government has deliberate to resume the scheme to profit kids.
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