To boost education and development of the tribal section of society in the north eastern state of Mizoram, the Mizoram’s Scholarship Board Secretary JH Zoremthanga has said that 90 % of tribal scholarship has been issued to the meritorious students and the Central government has directly deposited the amount to the respective account of the students.
As many as 47,685 students who are in standard 1 to 10 have so far received scholarship. With launching of digital India by Modi government, Ministry of Minority has directly deposited scholarship to the bank account of all merit students without any involvement of state scholarship board. In the ongoing minority scholarship scheme, students who are in standard 1 to 5 are given Rs 1000 and students who are in class 5 to 10 are given Rs 5000. Altogether, 47,685 students have so far received tribal scholarship.
So let’s do:
1. Name the state, which has granted scholarships to more than 47000 students across the state?
Source – The Hindu