GOVERNMENT OF ANDHRA PRADESH
Tribal Welfare Department
The State of Andhra Pradesh enacted “Andhra Pradesh Scheduled Castes Sub Plan and Tribal Sub Plan (Planning, Allocation andutilizationof financial Resources) Act No.1 of 2013” to ensure,
accelerated development of Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Scheduled Tribes(STs)with emphasis on achieving quality focusing on economic,educationa land human development. The Act has also stated clearly thatthe tribalsub-plan shall give special attention to the STs residing in Scheduled areas. In the reference Second read above, orders were issued according permission for converting (50) TW Hostels into AshramSchools by opening (50) TW primary Schools in the premises ofthe Hostels during 2013-14 in the ITDA Districts for improving quality of education to STs. In the reference third read above, the Tribal Welfare Department has requested to accord permission for converting(50)TW Hostels into Residential Schools and sanction of 600 posts(Teaching posts-450, Non-Teaching posts-150) in(8)Non-ITDA districts during 2015-16 as per Annexures-I, III and IV respectively.
2. In the circumstances stated by the Tribal Welfare Department,Government hereby accord permission for converting (50) TW Hostels into Residential Schools and sanction of 600 posts (along with financial implications for Teaching posts-450, Non-Teaching posts-150
towards salaries) in (8) districts by opening TW Residential Schools in the premises of the hostels during the academic year 2015-16. The detailsare annexed to this order as per Annexures-I, II and III
3. The Tribal Welfare Department shall take further necessary action in the