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MP hikes scholarship for SC students living in hostels

Bhopal : Madhya Pradesh state government has increased the scholarship of Scheduled Caste students residing in hostels in the state by Rs 90 per month.

According to a statement issued by the government, the scholarship has been increased for students residing in the hostels and ashrams of the Scheduled Castes.

In the year 2019-20, a scholarship of Rs 1,230 would be paid to the boys and Rs 1,270 per month to the girl students.

Earlier, a scholarship of Rs 1,140 was given to the boys and Rs 1,180 to the girl students.

The new scholarship rate will be effective from July 1, 2019