What is Mukhyamantri Anuprati Coaching Yojana? Mukhyamantri Anuprati Coaching 2022
What is Mukhyamantri Anuprati Coaching Yojana?
In the financial year 2022-2023, the Rajasthan government has planned to spend more than Rs.17 crore for “Mukhyamantri Anupriti Coaching Scheme”. Under this scheme free coaching is provided to the students for competitive examinations. The budget outlay for this financial year is higher as compared to Rs 3.5 crore in 2021-22.
Important facts related to Chief Minister Anupriti Coaching Scheme
This scheme was launched by Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlat in 2021-22.
This scheme was started because many meritorious students are unable to attend coaching classes and are left behind in competitive exams due to paucity of money.
Under this scheme the government provides free coaching to the meritorious students, so that they can fulfill their dreams.
Apart from increasing the budget, the government has also increased the number of seats to 15,000.
If the student is allotted a coaching institute in another city, the government provides an additional Rs 40,000 per year for boarding and lodging.
Benefits Under The Scheme
Students belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Minorities, Other Backward Classes, Specially Handicapped and Economically Backward Classes whose family annual income is less than Rs.8 lakh are eligible to get coaching under the free coaching scheme.
Students are prepared for several competitive examinations as a part of this scheme, including Civil Services, Rajasthan Administrative Service, Rajasthan Eligibility Test for Teachers (REET), Rajasthan State Subordinate Services Combined Competitive Examination, IIT JEE and Medical College entrance exams etc.
In the year 2021-2022, the state government had set a target of providing free coaching to 10,000 students. Out of over one lakh applications, 9,000 students were selected. For that year the government allocated Rs 3.65 crore and spent Rs 3.54 crore.
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