Chandigarh-In response to an MLA’s question through the Question Hour within the Punjab Vidhan Sabha on Wednesday, Minister of School Education, Harjot Singh Bains, mentioned that earlier than March 16, 2022, there have been over 3500 colleges within the state with both no trainer or just one trainer, which has now come right down to roughly 600.
Highlighting the transformative adjustments in class schooling beneath Chief Minister Bhagwant Singh Mann’s management, Minister Bains assured the House that Punjab goals to change into the primary state the place no faculty will lack a trainer or have just one trainer by March 31, 2024.
He reiterated the federal government’s dedication, citing the naming of the Khatkar Kalan School after Shaheed Bhagat Singh, a transfer unprecedented within the final 70 years. The minister reported ongoing development in each authorities faculty in Punjab, noting that Nangaran School, a part of his constituency Anandpur Sahib, now has boundary partitions after seven many years.
Regarding funds, Minister Bains careworn that Rs 323 crores have been allotted for setting up boundary partitions, with Rs 290 crores already expended. He offered extra particulars, together with the completion of 1300 km of boundary partitions in 7654 colleges and the development of 10, 000 new rooms. Punjab leads the nation in deploying safety personnel to varsities, and the set up of Wi-Fi techniques in all colleges is projected by March 31, 2024, the minister added.
Bains introduced the development of a School of Eminence in Banga metropolis, Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar, with the aim of offering high quality schooling to all. The minister highlighted the distinctive uniform design for the School of Eminence college students, crafted by the National Institute of Fashion Technology, Bangalore, receiving reward even from opposition leaders.