Jagran Josh Logo
  1. Home
  2.  |  
  3. State Current Affairs |  

Jharkhand Government to provide tablets to all girls student of KGBV

Feb 6, 2015 17:19 IST

Jharkhand Government on 5 February 2015 decided to provide tablets to all girls student studying in class 9, 10, 11 and 12 in government Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya (KGBV).

The announcement was made during the two days Baal Samagam festival held at Morhabadi Stadium in Ranchi, Jharkhand. It is a children festival.

The festival is the first of its kind in the state and involved nearly 50 lakhs students of government schools. In the festival, competitions were held in different categories all over the state.

About Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya

The Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya scheme was introduced by the Union Government in August 2004.

The scheme was introduced for setting up to 1180 residential schools with boarding facilities at elementary level for girls belonging predominantly to the Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes, minority communities and families below the poverty line in Educationally Backward Blocks.

Is this article important for exams ? Yes57 People Agreed
Read more Current Affairs on: Jharkhand Government , Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya

Latest Videos

Register to get FREE updates

    All Fields Mandatory
  • (Ex:9123456789)
  • Please Select Your Interest
  • Please specify

  • ajax-loader
  • A verifcation code has been sent to
    your mobile number

    Please enter the verification code below

Newsletter Signup
Follow us on
This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK