Rajasthan govt to provide coaching to meritorious rural students

Seven thousand meritorious students belonging to low income groups in rural areas of Rajasthan will be provided coaching for engineering entrance exams by the state government.

Updated: May 07, 2011, 16:38 PM IST

Jaipur: Seven thousand meritorious
students belonging to low income groups in rural areas of
Rajasthan will be provided coaching for engineering entrance
exams by the state government.
The state government has allocated Rs 90 lakh for the
purpose, according to an official.

The state government will make arrangement to provide
coaching to 7,000 meritorious rural students for entrance
examinations from next year.

This is to assist brilliant students who cannot afford
coaching fees. The government is also considering to implement
the scheme in future for medical entrance examinations also,
he said.

PTI