Attendance allowance to students with special needs in Mumbai civic schools
Mumbai civic authorities plans to start schemes like fixed deposits for girl students, toy libraries for nursery schools and introduction of mini-science centres in the municipal schools.
Also planned is giving attendance allowance and scholarships to students with special needs.
This will benefit 850 special students studying in 17 civic schools and over 4,000 students with special needs studying in other civic schools. The students will get Rs 10 each per day as attendance allowance.