Demand for 1 cr textbooks
Nashik: The students studying in standard Ist to VIIIth will get textbooks free on the first day of the school under Samagra Shiksha Yojana of the school education department. The primary education department has started planning for this.
Textbook copies of 99,42,762 have been demanded for students in the division. Of them, the textbook store and distribution centre Nashik has received 39,97,533 copies. Out of them, 40% of textbooks have been distributed.
The education department has started to make planning for the distribution of textbooks free for the academic year 2019-20.
On the first day of the school (June 17), set of free textbooks will be given to the students studying in Marathi and Urdu medium schools. NMC and Zilla Parishad primary education department will distribute textbooks. Parents should not buy textbooks from the market, urged primary education officers of NMC and Zilla Parishad.
Students will get money for uniform Students will get Rs. 600 each to buy school uniform. This money will be transferred into a bank account of students through DBT system. The education department is verifying bank accounts of the students for this.