Alipurduar. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday criticized the BJP-led central authorities’s determination to chop scholarships for students from backward castes and minority communities, and mentioned her authorities would offer help to them.
In launching the ‘Medhashree’ scholarship scheme, beneath which students belonging to backward and minority communities will probably be eligible for an Rs. 800 scholarship, she mentioned her authorities would do its half to guard their pursuits. “The central government has stopped scholarships for OBC students and other minorities. But don’t worry. We will give them the same grant,” Banerjee instructed an administrative evaluate assembly.
The TMC chief additionally mentioned that makes an attempt are being made to create division among the many folks of West Bengal and urged folks not to concentrate to it.
“Don’t pay attention to what they (the BJP) say to create divisions between people. We want to expect a unified society,” Banerjee mentioned.