Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy deposited the first instalment of fee reimbursement for 10.88 lakh students for academic year 2020-21. The first instalment took place under the Jagananna Vidya Deevena scheme which amounts to nearly Rs 672 crore.
About Jagananna Vidya Deevena scheme
Financial funds will be provided to all of the students who are willing to study and gain higher education but unable to pay their fees because of the financial burden of their family. The reimbursement is to be directly credited into the mothers’ account of the students in four installments annually