1,50,000 equitable education syllabus textbooks stacked at three centres in Tuticorin
As many as 1, 50, 000 textbooks based on the equitable education syllabus arrived here on Monday for students from classes VI to X. The printed books had been stored at three centres including Dasnavis Matha Girls Higher Secondary School, Karapettai Nadar Girls Higher Secondary School and Caldwell Higher Secondary School, S. Sankaraiah, Deputy Inspector of Schools, Tuticorin Educational District, said.
The textbooks were received to meet the requirements of all students here.
As for the Tuticorin educational district, 3, 30, 000 books on subjects such as Tamil, English, Mathematics, Science and Social Science were required.
Since the counting of votes had to be taken up on May 13, the distribution of books was expected to commence once the counting work was over.
Once the permission was granted by the government, the books would be issued to the schools accordingly, he said.