Tamil Nadu Government has launched the Tamil Nadu free bicycle scheme. We all know that India's poverty is at its highest peak. Many students are there who study in government school belongs from economically backward categories, relatively other students who are studying in private school. The Tamil Nadu government will provide a free bicycle to those students who are studying in a government school because of financial issues. In this article, we will share every information related to the free bicycle scheme Tamil Nadu.
Tamil Nadu Free Bicycle Scheme
The Government of Tamil Nadu has introduced a free bicycle scheme for the year 2020-2021. The free bicycle will be awarded to all those students who are studying in the government or Government affiliated school of Tamil Nadu. Bicycle helps the student to come to school at the proper time. Many students who come to school from a long distance and do not have any transport facilities so that this scheme will very helpful for them.
Tamil Nadu's free bicycle scheme is especially for the economically backward category student who studies in the government school. There are many benefits of this Tamil Nadu free bicycle scheme such as the student will go to the school at the right time, especially those students who got late in the school due to improper transport facilities. The student can carry their bag on the bicycle easily and did not need to worry about any transport fee.
The government will provide a free bicycle to all those students studying in Government schools of the below the state of Tamil Nadu:
Implementation of free bicycle scheme
The free bicycle scheme is to encourage female students to continue their studies. The CM late Jayalalitha introduced this scheme in 2001. Earlier the scheme was only for scheduled caste or scheduled tribe category students, but now this is scheme is available for all the students of the government school. The scheme is for the 11th standard student of government school of the Tamil Nadu State.
There are few eligibility criteria of this scheme, and those are:
- The applicant must have their permanent resident in Tamil Nadu.
- The student studying in the 11th standard are eligible.
- Students studying in a government school or Government affiliated school.
- The student who is staying in a hostel near the campus is not eligible.
- Residential school students are also not eligible.
- Free bus pass holders are also eligible for the benefit under this scheme.
How to apply for Tamil Nadu Free Bicycle scheme
The government has launched this scheme for XI standard students off government school. The student who wants to get the benefit of this Yojana can check the application update in the official portal of this Yojana. We will also share every detail of the free bicycle Yojana in this portal. The application form is not available yet, but we will update you as soon as the state government releases the application form.