Nagpur Monsoon Session : Energy dept to bear cost of power supply to govt schools: Vinod Tawde

Nagpur: State Education Minister Vinod Tawde on Wednesday said that the energy department should bear the expenses of electricity supply at all government schools in the State. He was replying to a query on basic amenities at government schools.

Tawde said that the education department and rural development department would jointly work in the direction of maintaining old school buildings. He also assured that the technical problems with Pavitra Port would be rectified soon.

He said the Human Resources Development department would soon hold a meeting to discuss uplift of government schools in the State.

Tawde assured that separate toilets would be constructed in 300 girls’ schools. He claimed that he spent 90% of his time at Zilla Parishad schools during the last four years as Education Minister.