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Delhi puts money on govt education, other states and Centre should take a cue

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The Delhi government’s budget, as has been the case so far with the current dispensation, has a welcome focus on education. For the coming fiscal year, the government earmarked a whopping 26% of its total expenditure estimate for the sector—at Rs 15,601 crore, it is up by nearly 40% from Rs 11,300 crore last year. A major thrust in this education budget is rewarding children who have performed well. Students who have managed to procure more than 80% in their examinations will be given a scholarship of Rs 2,500. Continuing the government’s drive........

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