Chhattisgarh has become the first state in the country to provide online funds to private schools.

Chhattisgarh has become the first state in the country to provide online funds to private schools.

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Raipur. Under the Right to Education Act, School Education Minister Dr Premsai Singh Tekam has transferred the tuition fees of Hundred-and-one thousand rupees for four-thousand-four-hundred-seventy-three private schools directly into their account online. Chhattisgarh is the first state where 51,985 children gained admission during the pandemic period, and the online funds were sent systematically. So far, thirty-three-lakh-sixty-five-thousand-five-hundred-fifty-two students have benefited under the Right to Education.

It is noteworthy that Odisha, Jharkhand and Assam are also adopting the Chhattisgarh's model under the right to education. On this occasion, Director of Public Education and Holistic Education, Jitendra Kumar Shukla, Assistant Director and Nodal Officer of the program were present.