Bihar allows donor of land to name school after person of their choice

 Bihar government on Wednesday gave its nod to a proposal to allow donor of land for establishment of a school name the institution after the person of their choice.

PTI| Updated: Oct 22, 2014, 22:55 PM IST

Patna: Bihar government on Wednesday gave its nod to a proposal to allow donor of land for establishment of a school name the institution after the person of their choice.

A proposal was approved at a meeting of state Cabinet presided over by Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi here.

The donor giving land for establishment of a middle or high school could name the institution after a person of his or her choice, Brajesh Mehrotra, Principal Secreary, state Cabinet coordination department told reporters.

In a bid to increase number of educational institutions, the state government had brought out a proposal under which a school could be established on the land donated by public.

The state Cabinet gave its nod to 27 proposals of various departments at a meeting here this evening.