Now poor children will also become doctors, engineers

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Employment News-NITI Aayog will prepare 50 meritorious children of the district for NEET and BTech. Children will be selected on the basis of merit and preparation will be done online. The Secondary Education Department has started preparations for the selection of children. The meritorious children of eight aspirational districts of the state will get the benefit of the scheme.

NITI Aayog has selected Fatehpur, Chitrakoot, Siddharthnagar, Balrampur, Sonbhadra, Chandauli, Shravasti and Bahraich for this. Only the meritorious students of government and aided schools will get the benefit of free preparation. By selecting 50 toppers of High School Board Exam 2020 and 2021, NITI Aayog will make it easier for them to become engineers and doctors. NITI Aayog has tied up with Aakash Institute for this. The meritorious will not have to pay any fee for this. This institute will prepare the selected children for the examination by providing free online coaching.

The record of top five children has been sought from aided and government schools. After getting the record, the list will be sent to NITI Aayog after selecting the maximum 50 meritorious.
- Mahendra Pratap Singh, DIOS

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