The government of Bihar has decided to distribute school uniform and bicycles to school children this month. Bihar government will also provide scholarships to Schedule Caste (SC) students, Schedule Tribes ST students and Extremely Backward Caste (EBC) students this month.
Bihar government will provide these facilities to poor school children of the state. The government will provide school uniform to students of class 1 to 8th and bicycles will be provided to 9th class students. The students who have belonging to poor families and BPL (Below Poverty Line) families will be benefited by the Bihar government.
Anjani Kumar Singh, State Chief Secretary has given the order to education departments to make the list of students till 8 February 2017. The students who have 75% of attendance will be eligible to get school uniform, bicycles and scholarships by Bihar government.
The government has decided to spend Rs. 12,068 crore for distribution of school uniform, bicycles and scholarships. The poor students will also get other facilities by Bihar government. The government wants to provide quality education to the primary class students.
The poor students will get bicycles, school uniform free of cost by Bihar government. Bihar go9vernment have launched various schemes for the welfare of students and children.