Q. “SHRESTHA Scheme” often seen in news is related to which of the following?

[A] Residential education

[B] Women welfare

[C] Scientific research fellow scheme

[D] None of the above

Answer: A

Explanation: Ministry for Social Justice and Empowerment recently launched Scheme for Residential Education for Students in High schools in Targeted Areas (SHRESTHA).

SHRESTHA provides level playing field and high quality free residential education to poor and meritorious scheduled caste (SC) students from class 9th to class 12th.