New Delhi, May 21: Bollywood actress Swara Bhasker lauded Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi for its ‘tremendous work’ in the field of education. Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, the actress on Monday said,”Gotta give credit where rightfully due/ AAP governemnt in Delhi is doing some tremendous good work for the common people despite a lot of pressure And harassment. Kudos to Arvind Kejriwal and Manish Sisodia sirs and team!” Also Read - 7th Pay Commission Latest News: Dearness Allowance Hiked For These Employees of Delhi Govt | Details Here
Swara has quoted chief minister Kejriwal’s tweet in which he has highlighted AAP govt’s scheme to provide spoken English course to government school students in the national capital. Also Read - ‘Kejriwal Lies, Khattar Thrashes’: Punjab CM Again Attacks His Neighbouring Counterparts Amid Protests
“Govt school students mostly come from economically poor backgrounds. When i meet them, this was their biggest demand – sir, hame english bolna sikhwa dijiye. I am so happy this course is now starting for govt school students. (sic),” Kejriwal had posted yesterday. Also Read - Swara Bhasker Takes on BJP MP Rakesh Sinha on Twitter, Reminds Him of Farm Protest
Earlier on Sunday, the Delhi government invited applications from government school students for enrolment in the ‘Spoken English’ course to enhance their language speaking skills. The last date for enrolment is May 23, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia tweeted.
The course will be open for full-time regular students who have taken part in Class 10 board exams and have passed the pre-board exams in three subjects with English as a subject. The course will begin in June.