Bhubaneswar, Dec 5:
The state government today announced that High Schools in the state meeting the required eligibility criteria by March 31, 2013 will get grant-in-aid.
Replying to a question by BJD member Prafulla Ghadai in the state Assembly during question hour, Minister for School and Mass Education Rabinarayan Nanda said the verification process for the purpose was on. With hardly a thousand or so schools left to be verified, the process would be completed within a month or two.
He further said computers will be provided to all schools in the state to enhance the computer skills of students.
In the first phase, computers will be provided to 4,000 schools in the state, the minister said.