Post matric scholarship distributed to SC, ST and other students
Durg. About 26,582 students under Schedule caste (SC) scholarship category have been paid a scholarship of Rs. 95,13,805 and Rs. 37,23,290 have been paid to 10,389 students under Schedule Tribe (ST) state scholarship category.
Similarly, Rs. 41,31,380 have been paid to students under Other Backward Caste (OBC) category, Rs. 8,09,000 to 1678 girl students under SC Female Literacy Promotion, Rs. 2,91,000 to 582 students under ST Female Literacy Promotion (कन्या साक्षरता प्रोत्साहन), Rs. 19,22,150 to 1039 students under unclean occupation (अस्वच्छ धंधा छात्रवृत्ति ) scholarship.
Assistant commissioner of Tribal welfare department Maya Variyar informed that post matric scholarship is being paid to students on the basis of proposal approved by Government institutions.