Assam To Reward Schools: Government schools that secure A+ grades in Gunotsav for two years in a row from the year 2023 will be awarded a cash incentive of Rs 50,000 each, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma announced at the ‘Gunotsav Award 2022’ distribution ceremony at the Veterinary College Playground at Khanapara on December 25.
Assam To Reward Schools
“An additional teacher above the sanctioned strength will be appointed in such schools as an incentive. Teachers working on a contractual basis in such schools will be made permanent,” the Chief Minister said.
It is mentioned an initiative of the Department of School Education, the ‘Gunotsav Award 2022’ has been conferred on 4,841 schools that have managed to secure A+ grades in the last Gunotsav evaluation.
Notably, each of these schools was awarded a cash incentive of Rs 25,000. The announcement has come at a time when the number of schools securing A+ grades in Gunotsav has decreased to a great extent.