36 Marathi medium schools sanctioned in border area
Govt’s initiative for spreading Marathi
The government took the decision as the Marathi speaking population in the border areas of the state has to take education in other language as there were lack of resources of Marathi medium education system.
It is seen that there was not a single Marathi medium high school in the border area of the state into these districts. All the 36 Marathi medium schools will be started in those villages where the minimum student’s presence will be of 20 by each division.
The high schools will be started by the private educational institutes. But the government will aid 20% of the amount from the first year as an exceptional case.
The government has also decided that the funds will be delivered as per the qualitative development has achieved by the schools at each level.