20 February 2017 Current Affairs: An initiative by the government of Madhya Pradesh, “Mil Banche MP” (Let MP read together) programme was held in all the primary and middle government schools of the Madhya Pradesh on February 18, 2017 to increase knowledge and the understanding about language among students..
Under the programme, all the district administrators, government officials, public representatives, college students, retired officials, businessmen, media persons, doctors, engineers, sports persons and including common man will teach and interact with students of all government schools of the state.
As a part of the programme, Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan also visited the Sanjay Gandhi Middle School in Bhopal where he had studied during his childhood.
He took classes to motivate the children to do best in their life. He also announced that he would teach in schools twice every month.
The programme has been launched by the Tribal Development Department and State School Education under the direction of chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
More than two lakh people of every walk of life taught in 1,12,073 primary and middle schools of the state under this statewide programme.