Haryana Government aims to make tablets with pre-loaded content available free of charge to students in classes VIII to XII of government schools.
“An official spokesperson said that the decision to provide tablets to boys and girls studying in classes VIII to XII of government schools belonging to all categories, including unreserved category, scheduled caste, backward class as well as minority community so that they can take advantage of digital education is under consideration of the Haryana government”, according to the official release.
The spokesperson also said that the tablets would be distributed along the lines of the library scheme in which the tablets would be the property of the government and would be given to students. After passing Class XII, the students would have to return the tablet.
The tablets will have pre-loaded content, such as exams, videos, and other resources, as well as digital books, which will follow the courses of government schools.