Punjab govt to release R190 cr for post-matric scheme next month
17 Jun 2013
THE ASSOCIATION ALSO WELCOMED THE DECISION OF THE PUNJAB GOVERNMENT TO DECENTRALISE THE SYSTEM OF REVALUATION OF ANSWER SHEETS
SAS NAGAR: The members of Punjab Unaided Technical Institutes Association (PUTIA) recently held a meeting with the Punjab government officials, who assured them that the state government would release the balance amount of Rs 190 crore for the last three years under the post-matric scheme next month.
Welcoming the move , PUTIA chairmanship JS Dhaliwal said the decision of Punjab government had again shown a ray of hope to the technical educational institutions.
PUTIA also welcomed the steps of the state government wherein they have directed the Directorate o f Technical Education ( DTE) and P unjab State Board of Technical Education (PSBTE) to declare the result of polytechnic diploma by June 30 so that students can take admission in BTech (LEET).
The association also welcomed the decision of the Punjab government to decentralise the system of revaluation of answer sheets.
Earlier, the revaluation of answer sheets was centralised and was being done in Chandigarh only but now it would be done at the district level.