'BICYCLE GIRL' TOPS 10TH EXAM
May 29, 2011, Patna: In an attempt to streamline feedback mechanism on education reforms, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday instructed authorities to constitute a ‘Bal Parishad’.
These innovations are bearing fruits which was reflected in Shalini Kumari emerging as joint topper of Xth board exam. Commenting on this result, CM today said that the bicycle scheme has given much needed impetus to girls’ education in the state. The CM congratulated Shalini and gave her Rs. 15,000 and a laptop.
The CM also expressed concern for drop-out rate in the schools and instructed authorities to check the trend.