‘KALIA Chhatra Bruti’ scholarship for the children of farmers benefited under the KALIA scheme was launched by the Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in Bhubaneshwar, Odisha.
It aims at providing financial assistance for technical and professional education to farmers’ children by creating a provision for the State government to bear all expenses involved in various levels of education. The scholarship shall be sent directly to the bank accounts of students who require it via. DBT (Direct Benefit Transfer).
Static/Current Takeaways Important for NIACL AO Mains Exam:
- Odisha Capital: Bhubaneshwar, CM: Naveen Patnaik, Governor: Ganeshi Lal.
Source: Business Standard