ECGC supports Girls Education in Aspirational District, Rajgarh, Madhya Pradesh
Rajgarh, MP: ECGC, a premier Export Credit Agency (ECA) of Government of India (GOI) has earmarked Rs.2.50 crores during Financial Year 2018-19 for education projects including supporting secondary education of girls in Rajgarh, Madhya Pradesh.
Rajgarh in Madhya Pradesh is one of the aspirational districts selected by Government of India. ECGC, under its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) shall be supporting to about 3000 girls in Rajgarh district for the secondary education and enable them to appear in the Open School Board Exam (Distance Education) in Madhya Pradesh. Further, ECGC will also be supporting the district in the initial phase to start about 50 smart classes in the schools which will be equipped with modern education equipment’s and trained staff in co-ordination with the Education Department of Madhya Pradesh during 2019. The entire project will be implemented in 6 blocks, 638 clusters, 6640 teachers will be trained and 68000 students will benefit from the project.
The above projects are aimed to enhance the quality of teachers, students and study materials.
The initiative taken by ECGC in co-ordination with District Collector in Rajgarh will help to improve the quality of education and ensure girls are educated. Mrs. Geetha Muralidhar, Chairman-cum-Managing Director, ECGC Limited conveyed, on behalf of ECGC Commitment and contribution of Rs. 2.50 crores to Ms. Nidhi Nivedita, District Collector Rajgarh and her team for development work in education sector in Rajgarh district and presented the commitment letter to the District Collector, to provide support for this activity.
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