2966 schools selected in state
Bhopal, January 3, 2016 (Ataullah Faizan): In order to apprise students of the government schools about the local culture, traditions and rituals, a “Aaspass Ki Khoj” programme is being started by the School Education Department. Directives have been issued to the Principals DIET of the concerned districts and Project Coordinator District Education Centers in this regard. As many as 2966 schools have been selected from 51 districts. It may be mentioned that projects will be prepared by the students under the “Aaspass Ki Khoj” programme. Life history of National Heroes who have sacrificed their lives for the security of the country, importance of historical and cultural heritage of the area and efforts to make village or town polythene free will be included in the project. Beside this local festivals and beliefs, local crops, activities undertaken during calamities, folk culture, sonnets and local proverbs will also be included in the project. Under the project, a book will be made on the project works. The Education Officers of the districts have been asked to conduct activities by making teams of class 6, 7 and 8 at school level.