Imphal, July 25: The Department for the Welfare of Minorities and Other Backward Classes, Manipur awarded scholarship to OBC students who are studying both inside and outside the State. So far, a total number of 1,05,449 OBC Post-Matric students of the State have been given scholarships involving a sum of Rs. 1035.49 lakhs by 2014-15, Kh Dineshchandra , Director MOBC said during a press conference held here today at DIPR.
Remedial coaching for science, maths and english subjects was provided to poor and needy Minority students starting from 2009-2010. So far, 17,500 students have been given with remedial coaching by 2015-16. Total fund utilized was Rs. 317.03 lakhs. This was stated in a press release.