Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu has directed the Public Works Department to start the tender process in June for the construction of 10 Rajiv Gandhi Day Boarding Schools in the state.
presiding over the meeting of Education The department said here on Wednesday evening that the state government has decided to open a Rajiv Gandhi Day Boarding School in each assembly constituency in a phased manner. There are 68 assembly constituencies in Himachal Pradesh.
According to a statement issued here on Thursday, ten such schools would be constructed in the first phase.
He said that the land for Rajiv Gandhi Day Boarding Schools in Nadaun, Badsar, Palampur, Jaisinghpur, Shahpur, Jawali, Jaswan-Paragpur, Jubbal-Kotkhai, Kinnaur and Haroli constituencies has been transferred in the name of Education Department and these schools will serve. As a model for imparting quality education in the state.
He said that Rajiv Gandhi Day Boarding Schools would have all modern facilities.
He said that these schools would be affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and special focus would be on quality education.
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