Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh government has decided to form a commission for youths in order to impart right direction for education and employment.

Addressing a state executive meeting of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan said, “A commission would be set up to give suggestions to youths who are seeking help for getting employment and education.”

The BJP’s youth wing has been striving for the constitution of a youth commission for a long, while the state has already got commission for children and women.

In a meeting at Kathiwada of Jhabua district, the Chief Minister said, “25 per cent seats have been reserved for poor students in the private schools, so that everyone will get equal opportunity of education.”

He announced to give Rs 57 lakh for completion of Chandrashekhar Azad Memorial at Bhabhra, the birth place of martyr Chandrashekhar Azad.

Chauhan said, apart from girls, boys will also be given free school dress and books as well as bicycles in next year, whereas students getting 80 percent will be included in the Gaon Ki Beti Yojna.

The government will shell out Rs 15 lakh on the student going abroad and incur expenditure for those who aspire for becoming pilot, he said.

JPN/Bureau