Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Pattnaik today distributed free laptops to 100 meritorious Plus Two students of the 2015 batch from Khurda district.
Under the Biju Youth Empowerment Scheme, the laptops are given in a function organized at the BJB College. CM Naveen Pattnaik addressed the students in this regard.
Meanwhile, laptops were provided to 15,203 students from across the State who successfully cleared the boards this year.
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Since 2013, Odisha government has been distributing laptops to the qualifying students under the Biju Youth Empowerment Scheme.
Notably, Higher Education Minister Pradip Panigrahi and Culture & Tourism minister Ashok Panda were present in the event among others.
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