School Education - “Jagananna Vidya Kanuka” - Procurement and supply of Student KITs to all the students studying in classes I to X in all Government Management Schools for the Academic Year 2021-22 - Administrative Approval - Accorded - Orders - issued G.O.MS.No. 21 Dated: 10-03-2021.
Read the following;
1. G.O.Ms.No.12, SE(Prog.II) Dept., dt.12.03.2020
2. From the DSE, AP, File No. SS-16/1/2020-CMO SEC-SSA, dt.10.12.2020.
The Government of Andhra Pradesh have launched Jagananna Vidya Kanuka on 8th of October, 2020 to supply Student Kits before the start of every academic year consisting of (3) pairs of uniforms Cloth, Text Books, set of Notebooks, a pair of shoes and two pairs of socks, a belt & School bag to all the students studying from Classes I to X in all Government management Schools, on par with their counterparts attending private schools, to enhance the self confidence of the students coming from BPL house holds and thereby reduce dropout rate and improve learning outcomes in Govt schools.
In the reference 2nd read above, the Director of School Education has informed that the approximate estimation for procurement of items covered under ‘JAGANANNA VIDYA KANUKA’ scheme for the academic year 2021-22 is as follows under Head of Account: 2202-02-709-1135-310/312; 2202-02-789-1135-310/312; 2202-02-790-1135-310/312.
He has therefore, requested to issue orders to procure the items under Jagananna Vidya Kanuka for the AY 2021-2022.
Government after careful examination of the matter, hereby accord administrative approval to procure & supply Students Kit consisting of three (3) pairs of uniforms, set of Notebooks, text books, a pair of shoes and two (2) pairs socks, a belt and School bag to all the students studying from Classes I to X in all the Government/MPP/Municipal/Residential Schools of Education & Welfare Departments/ Ashram Schools/Aided Schools/ Model Schools/ KGBVs/ Registered Madarsas in the State under “Jagananna Vidya Kanuka” with an budget estimates of 731.30 crores (Central share Rs.230.68 cr + State share Rs.500.62 cr) for the Academic Year 2021-2022 and to launch the scheme on the day of reopening of schools for the Academic Year 2021-22.
Government have further decided to provide one Dictionary along with the Student Kit. Accordingly, Government hereby order to procure & supply Dictionary to the students under “Jagananna Vidya Kanuka”.
The Director of School Education/ the State Project Director, Samagra Shiksha and the Director, Government Textbook Press shall take further necessary action in the matter accordingly.
This order issues with the concurrence of the Finance Department vide U.O.No. FMU0ASD(SE)/42/2019, Computer No. 1004380, dt.01.03.2021