Pay scholarship to Kashmiri students studying in Mewar University: HC asks GoI

Pay scholarship to Kashmiri students studying in Mewar University: HC asks GoI

The High Court has directed the government of India to register and pay scholarship to more than 250 Kashmiri students who had been asked by Mewar University in Rajasthan to vacate the campus because a Central education body had not released students’ scholarship money to the varsity. However, the relief for the students is one-time exception and will be valid only till they complete their courses, a bench of justice Muhammad Yaqoob Mir said. The bench also directed that the students shall be registered for scholarship that should be released…

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Kashmiri students firm on army career

Kashmiri students firm on army career

Pune: Lieutenant Ummer Fayaz’s life has boosted the aspirations of young Kashmiris studying in Pune. His death affected them initially but the Kashmiri youths’ response to the police recruitment recently has given many the confidence to look for a career in the armed forces. A student, who is preparing for his Combined Defence Services (CDS) exam,said, “I have studied in Army Public School and have seen Army life closely. I have made up my mind to become an Army officer,” the lad who is also in the National Cadet Corps…

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