Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday announced the resumption of a state government scheme to give laptops to meritorious class 12 students. Chouhan, who is hospitalised on being detected with Covid-19 on Saturday, made the decision after a meeting with cabinet colleagues and officials through video conferencing.
मुख्यमंत्री श्री @ChouhanShivraj ने अस्पताल से वीडियो कॉन्फ्रेंसिंग के माध्यम से प्रदेश में #COVID19 की मौजूदा स्थिति की समीक्षा की। इस अवसर पर उन्होंने कहा कि मध्यप्रदेश की धरती से कोरोना को पूरी तरह से समाप्त करना है। #MPFightsCorona pic.twitter.com/9RGfPaqL7G
— Office of Shivraj (@OfficeofSSC) July 26, 2020
Chouhan said the scheme will benefit regular and private students who excel in the main exams of Class 12 for academic session 2019-20 conducted by MP Board of Secondary Education.
Under the scheme, which was started during Chouhan’s previous stint as CM, the state government will give Rs 25,000 to meritorious students to buy laptops.
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