Cabinet approves Rs. 5718 crore World Bank-supported STARS project
- Union Cabinet chaired by the PM Modi has approved the implementation of the STARS project.
- STARS is a new Centrally Sponsored Scheme for improving the quality of education, in the Indian School Education System.
- The total project cost is Rs 5718 crore with the financial support of World Bank amounting to the Rs. 3700 crores.
- The project will cover 6 states namely Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala and Odisha.