Dhumal Government’s Priority sector is Education :Kishan Kapoor

Feb 03, 2012 18:25 | Poltics

Dharamsala/Arvind Sharma

“An amount of rs 10, 000 crore has been spent on the education sector in the past 4 years by the Dhumal lead BJP government in Himachal,” said Industry Minister Kishan Kapoor in Dharamsala. He said that another 3165 crore has been earmarked for education in the current financial year in the state. He said that the present government in the state is giving special consideration to educated youth. Minister said, “The sports and cultural activities have also been encouraged at the school level, that’s why the annual functions have been made compulsory in educational institutions by this government.” Said that Himachal is fast emerging as the educational hub of North India where one can study any subject and stream. The minister was speaking at the annual function of Sr Sec School Forsethganj  at Dharamsala.