Gargi Award list has been finalised for the daughters of Udaipur. This year on 22nd January on the day of Basant Panchmi, 3133 daughters will be felicitated in Talent Academy School. This award is given to girl students who excel in academics.
Out of these 3133 girl students, 752 students are the ones who achieved 75 percent marks in 10th standard. These students will receive 6000 rupees each in 2 instalments (3000+3000). Apart from this, 728 students who achieved 75 percent marks in science stream, 180 students from Commerce stream and 301 students from Arts stream will receive certificates and 5000 rupees each as scholarship. Padmakshi Award will also be given to 24 girl students. This award is given for 8 different categories. Last year this award was known as Priyadarshni Award.
The felicitation ceremony will take place in Talent Academy School on 22nd January at 10 a.m. Chief Guest for the program is UIT Chairman Ravindra Shrimali. The program will be presided by Bharat Mehta, Deputy Director for Secondary Education. DEO Naresh Dangi informed that ceremony for urban areas will take place in Talent Academy School and for rural area in Government Goverdhan Vilas Senior Secondary School.
8th class students receiving Padmakshi Award will be given cheques of 40 thousand rupees each. For class 10th the cheque is for 75 thousand and for class 12 it is 1 lakh each. There are 9 students from class 8, 8 students from class 10 and 7 students from class 12 who will receive Padmakshi Award.