Mission Schools of Excellence launched by PM Modi in Gujarat

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  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Mission Schools of Excellence at Trimandir, Gujarat.
  • The Mission is conceived with a total outlay of ₹10,000 crore and will help strengthen education infrastructure in Gujarat by setting up new classrooms, smart classrooms, computer labs and overall upgradation of the schools in the state.
  • The PM also launched projects worth around Rs 4,260 crores at Trimandir.
  • “It is a milestone for a developed India and a developed Gujarat”, he said, tracing the “improvement” in the education sector in the past two decades.
  • “Gujarat is developing as a knowledge hub of the country, as an innovation hub.
  • PM-SHRI schools which will be model schools for the implementation of the National Education Policy, which is an attempt to free the country from the mentality of slavery and promote talent and innovation,” he added.

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