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Scholarship for army personnel's wards launched

chandigarh Updated: Sep 26, 2014 21:36 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times
Chandigarh

Aryans Group of Colleges, Chandigarh, on Friday launched a special scholarship scheme for the wards of army personnel here.

Former army chief General JJ Singh was the chief guest on the occasion while Anshu Kataria, chairman of the Aryans Group of Colleges presided over the event.

Under the scheme, 50 students will get 50% scholarship in various courses such as B.Tech, MBA, BBA, BCA, polytechnic diploma, GNM, BA, B.Com, +1 (non-medical) etc. The scholarship can be availed by the wards of those who are in the army, paramilitary forces or Territorial Army (TA).Gen JJ Singh said this was a unique initiative to help the wards of army personnel.