PM to launch Eklavya schools for tribals
Union Tribal Affairs Minister Arjun Munda said here on Monday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would launch Eklavya schools exclusively for the tribal students of the country on September 12.
“Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the Eklavya residential school on September 12. The residential school will have 450 tribal students from class six to twelve. Around Rs 10,000 crore will be spent. All the 462 schools will be opened in Jharkhand, Odisha, North eastern and other states in next two years,” Munda said while addressing a press conference here on the completion of 100 days of the Modi government.