Published On : Wed, Mar 18th, 2015

Fadnavis Govt focus on Education in budget , to provide Financial Assistance to UPSC students


Nagpur: In his maiden budget , Fadnavis led BJP government in Maharashtra has focused more on Education sector .

In his Budget Speech Sudhir Mungantiwar said that for the students of the state who clear the UPSC preliminary exam will get Financial Assistance for preparation of Mains Exam and Interview an up to date Study Centers along with reference books to be established at each district headquarters. Strengthening of Indian Administration Pre Service Training Centers at Kolhapur and Nagpur.

For development of Pharmaceutical Science, National Pharmaceutical Science Education and Training Institute to be established at Nagpur.

Funds to be made available for modernization of Sir J.J. School of Arts & other Art Colleges with a view to quality and merit of these institute. An international level, School of Planning and Architecture to be established at Aurangabad.

Rs 1690 Crore for Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) for the year 2015-16

Construction of girls’ hostel to get Rs. 122 Crore which is approximately double that of previous year’s provision.Rs 25 Crore for Construction of Protective walls for the Girls Hostels.All Girls Hostels in the state to get protective walls in 3 yrs