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Government of India
Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment
08 DEC 2021 5:27PM by PIB Delhi
Residential Schools for SC/ST Students

This Department is not running any residential schools for SC/ST students. However, grant-in-aid is given for 46 residential Schools, being run by the Voluntary Organizations. There is no plan to establish residential schools to be run by the Government.

This information was given by Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Dr.Virendra Kumar in the Rajya Sabha in a written reply today.