KG News Desk
SRINAGAR, JUNE 21: The Minister for Education, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari today convened a meeting of officers to review the ongoing construction works under Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA) and Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA).
During the meeting, the Minister was informed about the progress of the up-gradation of schools up to March 31 sanctioned under RMSA. He was informed that among 636 upgradation works of schools, 311 works have been completed whereas 202 works are in progress and 46 works have been tendered.
On the occasion, Bukhari also reviewed the status of revalidated 21 schools which have been approved in 2016-2017. He was also apprised about the status of 100 beded girls’ hostels being constructed under RMSA.
Bukhari asked the Directors of RMSA and SSA to prepare the proper documentation work regarding the funds received and the total utilization of funds on different educational projects under these schemes. He also asked them to identify more schools which need to be upgraded and insisted to conduct a review meeting on July 17 in this regard.