The best Sainik School in the country to our children: Governor

The Governor of Arunachal Pradesh Brig. (Dr.) B.D. Mshra (Retd.) chaired a high level meeting on the Sainik School of the State at Raj Bhavan, Itanagar on 28th June 2018. Deputy Chief Minister Shri Chowna Mein, Minister Education Shri Honchun Ngandam, Minister Sports etc. Dr. Mohesh Chai, Chief Secretary Shri Satya Gopal, Secretary Education Smt Madhu Rani Teotia, Director Sports Shri Tadar Appa and Captain Edwin Jothirajan, Principal, Sainik School, Goalpara, Assam attended the meeting. The Governor emphasised that the Sainik School must start from 27th August 2018 as scheduled and all required formalities and admission process must be completed in time. He underscored that one of the three Sainik Schools sanctioned for the State must be one of best schools in the country.
The Governor urged upon all stakeholders to put in a joint effort in providing the best Sainik School in the country to our children.
The Governor, while appreciating the State Deputy Chief Minister for expediting the transfer of land required to the institute, advised the State Government officials to speed up other formalities.
Captain Edwin Jothirajan, Principal, Sainik School, Goalpara, Assam, who is overseeing the work, till regular Principal joins, briefed the house about the new Sainik School. The Governor advised the State Chief Secretary to pass directions to all the Deputy Commissioner to inform all school children through the Deputy Directors of School Education in the Districts and headmasters of the schools to motivate maximum number of students to fill up the Form and appear for first ever entrance examination in Arunachal Pradesh for Sainik School. The Prospectus and Admission Form will be available online as also in the selected centers and State Government notification.
The Governor pointed out that the parents and guardians must be told of the last date for Receipt of Application, which is on 13 th
July 2018. The Entrance Examination with be conducted on 22nd July (Sunday) at selected centers which will be announced by the
State Government. Merit List for Interview and Medical Examination will be published on 28th July 2018. Interview and medical examination will be conducted from 1st to 4th August 2018. Final Merit List including Waiting List will be published on 7 th August 2018.
Issue of Call Letters for Selected Candidates will commence from 8 th August. Admissions will be done in the School from 13 th August till 16th August 2018 and the School will start from 27th August 2018.