Union Minister to launch residential school scheme for scheduled caste students

The Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Virendra Kumar is about to launch the Residential Education Scheme for Students in High Schools in Targeted Areas (SRESHTA) on Friday, June 3, 2022. The objective of this scheme is to provide quality education to the scheduled caste students in reputed private schools. school. Under the scheme, every year around 3,000 meritorious Scheduled Caste students from States/Union Territories are selected for SRESHTA (NETS) conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) through a transparent mechanism of National Entrance Test, the ministry said in…