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UP govt to distribute sweaters to school kids from Jan 6

Lucknow, Jan 4 (UNI) The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to distribute sweaters to school children from January 6, benefitting around 1.54 crore students of 1.59 lakh primary schools, under the scheme.

The Opposition parties had accused the Yogi government of deliberately delaying sweater distribution in the state, alleging that tenders were intentionally given late for commission.

Rejecting the allegations, State Basic Education Minister Anupama Jaiswal said that distribution of sweaters will start on January 6, adding that the process was delayed due to some other reasons, but it should not be taken otherwise.

She said that approval to buy the sweaters for about Rs 200 was given and funds were released for the same.

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24 Feb 2018 | 10:53 PM

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24 Feb 2018 | 10:26 PM

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66,858 Griha Aadhaar beneficiaries given cash benefits through Aadhaar Payment Bridge (APB) till Jan 31, 2018: Economic Survey

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ECI to hold Biennial election to the Council of States for Telangana

24 Feb 2018 | 10:25 PM

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