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Haryana offers 10% relaxation to J&K students for admissions

A spokesman of higher education department said on Friday that the concessions included relaxation in cut-off percentage up to 10 % subject to minimum eligibility requirement, and increase in intake capacity up to 5 %, course-wise.

india Updated: Jun 02, 2017 16:08 IST
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Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar
Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar(HT Photo)

With a view to facilitate students belonging to Jammu and Kashmir and integrate them into the national mainstream, the Haryana government has decided to provide various concessions to such students for their admission in the colleges and universities of the state.

A spokesman of higher education department said on Friday that the concessions included relaxation in cut-off percentage up to 10 % subject to minimum eligibility requirement, and increase in intake capacity up to 5 %, course-wise.

He said that other concessions included reservation of at least one seat in merit quota in technical and professional institutions, waiving of domicile requirements and setting up of a grievances redressal mechanism for such students in every institution.

A written communication in this regard has been sent to all vice-chancellors of state and private universities, deputy commissioners, superintendents of police and principals of government and aided colleges for compliance in letter and spirit.