Assam Government to provide Scooties To 22,000 Girl Students

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Assam Government to provide Scooties To 22,000 Girl Students
Assam Government to provide Scooties To 22,000 Girl Students

Girl students of Assam who procured first division in their Class 12 board exams under the Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC) will get free scooty. Assam Education Minister HimantaBiswaSarma on Tuesday declared that more than 22,000 will receive free scooty under the ‘PragyanBharti’ scheme. The government has also decided to reserve 25% seats in government colleges for state board students.

The budget for each scooty has been allocated at Rs 50,000 to 55,000. Girl students who want electric scooty will be able required submitting their application at sebaonline.org, MrSarma said.

The distribution of the vehicles will be accomplished by October 15, 2020 and the beneficiaries will be unable to sell their vehicles before three years, MrSarma added.

The minister further added that the seat capacity of government colleges will be raised by at least 25%, which will be reserved for the students of the state board.

Due to the alternative assessment or projected score formula adopted by the Central Board of Secondary Education(CBSE), students of Assam seeking admission to higher education institutes have been affected.

Unlike CBSE, the state education boards of Assam were able to complete the final year exams as per schedules and declared results in the conventional method.

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