Punjab govt to start radio classrooms in primary schools
Updated Tue, 18 Dec 2012 12:25 PM IST
In an effort to bring qualitative improvement in the state education, the Punjab government has decided to start " Radio Classrooms" in all the government primary schools from December 20.
The government, under its 'Parvesh project', would telecast a special 20 minutes education programme through the regional centre of FM Jalandhar, FM Rainbow, local radio stations of Bathinda and Patiala from 2:30 pm to 2:50 pm for the students, an official spokesman said here today.
This new initiative was aimed to impart education on selected subjects in a simple but an interesting manner by using the strong medium of radio, he said.
The spokesman said that the Punjab government was committed to upgrade primary education and decided to adopt different mediums and interesting manners to develop more interest for education among the tender minds.