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Students admitted under govt. quota get financial aid

Under the Dr. Ambedkar financial assistance scheme, aid was disbursed to students selected through Centa

Under the Dr. Ambedkar financial assistance scheme, aid was disbursed to students selected through Centa   | Photo Credit: T. Singaravelou

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₹1.39 cr distributed among 64 MBBS and BDS students

Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy on Tuesday distributed financial assistance for students from the Adi-dravidar community who were admitted under the government quota in private medical colleges through the Centralised admission committee (Centac).

Under the Dr. Ambedkar financial assistance scheme, financial assistance was disbursed to students selected through Centac and studying in private self-financing medical/engineering colleges in the Union Territory. A sum of ₹1.39 crores was distributed among 64 MBBS and BDS students under the scheme. Welfare Minister M. Kandasamy was present.

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