Punjab CM, Smart Schools, Tablets

CM Captain Virtually Inaugurates 1,467 Smart Schools, Distributes 2,625 Tablets In Govt Primary Schools

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday distributed 2,625 tablets to students in 372 primary government schools and inaugurated 1,467 smart schools under 'Mission Shat Pratishat' through video conferencing.

The CM has launched 'Mission Shat Pratishat' for the academic year 2020-21 to empower schools to achieve 100 per cent results despite the Coronavirus crisis in the state. The Chief Minister also announced the creation of 8393 pre-primary school teachers posts and said the same would be filled up soon by the Education Department.

The virtual event connected the chief minister to teachers, students and their parents from more than 4,000 schools and Ministers, MLAs, officials and non-teaching staff.