Top 500 students securing 95 per cent or above marks in Matric examinations conducted by Haryana Board of School Education Haryana, have another reason to celebrate. The Haryana government has decided to provide them laptops.
Education Minister, Ram Bilas Sharma while making announcement in this regard said that a provision of Rs two crore has been provided for the purpose in budget of the year 2016-17.
Sharma said that the state government was promoting quality education in Haryana. It is a dream of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi that the future generations get such education which would make them employable and they also infuse in themselves moral values.
In order to further improve the quality of education in Haryana, an ambitious initiative known as ‘Learning Enhancement Programme (LEP) has been implemented in 3,222 primary schools, Sharma said. Under this programme, 18,000 teachers have been imparted training. He said that monthly tests programme has been initiated for classes Class I to Class XII to improve the education level of students and it is also reviewed online.