June 29, 2014
WB CM congratulates students in CC for their success in JEE
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjeehas congratulated the SC and ST examinees of the Joint Entrance examinationthis year for their success with the help of government-sponsored counsellingcentres all over the state.
“Congratulations and my best wishes to allof them. I want my brothers and sisters to do their best in their careers,”Miss Banerjee said in a Facebook message while assuring these students of allsupport and guidance on behalf of her government.
She said that in a unique initiative by thegovernment for SC and ST Joint Entrance examinees, the government had set up 20counselling centres in 18 districts including Kolkata.
Expressing happiness, Miss Banerjee saidthat more than 500 students from these centres had emerged successful inEngineering or Medical or Pharmacy disciplines in the Joint Entranceexamination.
Stating that more than 600 studentsattended the classes in these counselling centres, Miss Banerjee said thatregular assessments by senior faculty including the state government officialswere held and the students were provided stipends in support of their studies.