First Girls Batch at Kazhakoottam Military School; Seven girls from Kerala

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newsteamz_First Girls Batch at Kazhakoottam Military School; Seven girls from Kerala
  • As part of the 75th Independence Day celebrations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced the admission of girls cadets to 33 Sainik schools across the country from the new academic year.

  • He announced that 10 percent of military schools would be reserved for girls each year.

  • But this academic year, the first batch of 10 students from Kazhakoottam Military School is from Kerala.

As part of the 75th Independence Day celebrations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced the admission of girls cadets to 33 Sainik schools across the country from the new academic year. He announced that 10 percent of military schools would be reserved for girls each year.

But this academic year, the first batch of 10 students from Kazhakoottam Military School is from Kerala. There are seven girls from Kerala, two girls from Bihar, and one girl from Uttar Pradesh. The new batch of girls cadets was addressed by Principal Colonel Dhirendra Kumar.

The only military school in the state was established in 1962. The school's infrastructure is nearing completion ahead of welcoming the first batch of girls to the campus. The construction of the dormitory has been completed, the principal said.

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