The process of online registration has begun for girls for admissions into Sainik Schools for the next academic session. As of now, only five Sainik Schools have been selected for girls for admissions to class six.
The schools are – Bijapur in Karnataka, Kodagu in Karnataka, Chandrapur in Maharashtra, Ghorakhal in Uttrakhand, and Kalikiri in Andhra Pradesh. Interested students can avail the application form on www.sainikschooladmission.in. The last date of registration is December 6. The examination will be held on January 5 next year.
It may be mentioned here that strengthening Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s motto of ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’, Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has recently passed a proposal to admit girl students in Sainik schools from the 2020-21 academic sessions. The admission will be done in a phased manner.