Mumbai: The government of Chhattisgarh will bear the cost of the education of children who have lost their parents/guardians in Corona. The government will also take care of the education of children in families whose earning member has died of COVID.
CMO Chhattisgarh tweeted, “Chhattisgarh government will pay for the education of children who lost their parents due to #COVID19, scholarship also to be provided under state’s Mahtari Dular Scheme. State govt will also take care of the education of children whose earning member of the family has died of Covid”.
Children orphaned due to COVID will also be given scholarship under the Mahtari Dular Scheme of the state.
The CMO also tweeted that such children will be given preference for admission in Swami Atmanand English Medium Schools. No fee will be charged.
➡️ The state government will also take care of the education of those children whose earning member of the family has died of Covid
➡️ Preference will be given to such children for admission in Swami Atmanand English Medium Schools; No fees will be charged from them
— CMO Chhattisgarh (@ChhattisgarhCMO) May 13, 2021
According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare of Chhattisgarh, out of 67,738 tests conducted on Friday, 9,121 COVID19 cases were registered. With this, the total number of corona cases is 8,92,331.