Education, Health sectors might register a boost due to Delhi govt budget

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In a bid to improve the education infrastructure in the capital, the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government may double the fund allocation for the education sector in its first Budget. In the run up to Assembly polls, the Aam Aadmi Party had promised to construct 500 new schools and 20 colleges in the national capital. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, who is also Education Minister, has also advocated improving teaching system in government schools. According to officials, the allocation for education sector will be highest in 22 years. The AAP government has also promised to provide education loan of up to Rs 10 lakh to students.

According to officials, the allocation for education sector will be highest in 22 years. The AAP government has also promised to provide education loan of up to Rs 10 lakh to students. “The AAP Government wants to improve education infrastructure and in view this, more fund allocation for education’ is needed,” said a government official to a news agency.

The increase in proposed allocation will be in line with the AAP’s political promises to upgrade education system in the national capital. Reports also suggest that the health sector too might see a boost due to a proposed 40 percent increase in allocation in the budget which will be tabled on June 25 in the Assembly.

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  1. EDUCATION JUST AHEAD :- AAM AADMI chief Arvindji always said, he wants to build a regiment from AAM AADMI irrespective of rich and poor which will build hundreds of flyovers and railways according to the need in the future. For that he is ready to spend taxpayers money not at all thriftily. As AAP believes in SWARAJ, to facilitate that ideology AAP is taking EDUCATION sector to the doorsteps of the people of Delhi………………
    – Setup helpline for admission in schools. No donation is allowed.
    – Cancelled examination for admission of teachers to primary schools after getting news that the exam papers were leaked.
    – AAP conveyed to BJP-ruled municipal corporation of Delhi that there are provisions to strip civic bodies of their powers, hinting AAP government could do so if – MCD did not grant “No Objection Certificate” (NOC) for opening new schools.
    – Removed departmental quota in admission.
    – Delhi govt launches education helpline number 011-27352525 to redress grievances related to school admissions
    – AAP volunteers check 500 schools in Delhi
    AAP will give students graduate loans up to Rs 50k
    All loans will be guaranteed by govt, Rs 30-50 crore to be set aside in the Delhi budget.
    – See more at: http://indianexpress.com/…/aap-will-give-students-graduat…/…

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