The 1st instalment has been released to the selected candidates of Overseas Scholarship Scheme which was introduced to provide financial assistance to minority students to study abroad. Rs. 5 lakh was deposited in the bank accounts of selected students as 1st instalment.
Secretary Minority Welfare Syed Omer Jaleel played remarkable role in persuading Finance Department to release the amount. Some students and parents visited Siasat Daily and informed about the receipt of the 1st instalment. They thanked Siasat and Secretary Minority Welfare for successful representation.
Parents and students met Siasat editor Mr. Zahed Ali Khan, Managing Editor Mr. Zaheeruddin Ali Khan and lauded the guidance and support provided by Siasat.