Tribal education a high priority for State Government: Minister

Tribal education is high on the list of priorities of the Government, said the Minister for Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare Tamilarasi here on Wednesday.

She was inaugurating a seminar on “Quality Education for Tribal Students” organised by the Nilgiris Adivasi Welfare Association (NAWA).

Underscoring the role of education in uplifting the people, she said that the level of literacy among tribals in the state is rising on account of the efforts being made by the Government. The allocation for tribal welfare by the DMK government is the maximum.

Listing the schemes being implemented for the benefit of the tribals, she said that eligible tribal students are also being educated in private schools using Government funding..........Click for more



Source Web Page: The Hindu

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