ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Venkata Ratnam: A Tribute

 and blocks based on the same sets of criteria to achieve the objective of the scheme to have a girls hostel in every block headquarters/ of low literacy districts not having one. The possibility of poor SC females continuing higher education by crossing the barriers of poverty, discrimination and patriarchal structures is the primary issue that needs to be addressed.

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