Jodhamal Kuthiala Scholarships awarded

JAMMU: In the recently held function at Jodhamal Public School, the Rai Bahadur Jodhamal Kuthiala scholarship for the year 2019 were distributed.

The Chief Guest for the occasion was Rohit Kansal, IAS (Principal Secretary to Govt. Planning, Development and Monitoring Deptt.) the Guest of Honour was Anuradha Gupta, KAS, Director School Education Jammu and on behalf of the Trust, Arati Kuthiala, Director and Vikrant Kuthiala attended the function. 

Scholarship of Rs. 10,000 each were given to meritorious girls students studying in class 10th, 11th and 12th of Govt. Schools of border areas of Jammu Province. 8 girls each from the border areas of Jammu, Samba, Poonch, Kathua & Rajouri districts were awarded the scholarship.

For the year 2019-20, Himachal Pradesh chapter was also added for the scholarship, wherein scholarships were awarded at village Nagri near Palampur in HP. Around 25 girls studying in classes between 3rd and 12th were awarded scholarship.

Also Jodhamal School has introduced the theme “We are the World”, It indicated that whole society helps us nurture into a true human being and how we have reciprocated it back to the society, the school emphasized about the Rai Bahadur Jodhamal Kuthiala scholarship for girls. We are the world highlighted the contribution of the school towards the society in the form of donations, scholarship, Charity, plantation, awareness camps, street plays, cleanliness drives and other means.

Rohit Kansal appreciated the gesture of giving scholarships to the girls from remote border arears of Jammu province, also remarked at the amazing street plays performed by the students.

Trustee of Jodhamal School, Nandan Kuthiala thanked the School Education department for all their help and assistance in formulating the list of scholarship winners from the remote areas of the state.


Dr. Deep Khare, Principal of Jodhamal School thanked all the dignitaries for their gracious presence for the special occasion. The function was compared by Nandani Bakshi.

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