5000 seats added to Navodaya Vidyalayas this academic year: Prakash Javadekar

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New Delhi, Jan 07 (ANI): Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday announced an increase of 5000 seats in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNV) for the Academic Year 2019-20. At present, the number of seats in JNVs and residential schools for rural children are 46600. The addition of 5000 seats will mean availability of 51000 seats from 2019.

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