Indian Human Resource Development is keen to involve Private Partnership in Running the prestigious Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas across the country.
On Tuesday, top notch officials from CBSE and NVS had meeting with Minister Kapil Sibbal and are now working on a draft proposal for the same, JNV and CBSE committee had already approved one such proposal and are now awaiting approvel from HRD ministry, initially there will be pilot project which will run, Navodaya location for the same is yet to be identifies. On Wednesday NVS team also reacted positively on the news of a proposal for construction of new JNVs via public-private partnership..
As per the draft, HRD ministry is planning to open second Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya in all districts with a population of over 10 lakh in the first Phase, in second phase all districts will also have second Navodaya Schools. As of now the expense sheet in Navodays is Rs800 to Rs1000 per student per month.