The government has decided to provide free cycles to 8427 school going going girls of Jharkhand. The girls of general category studying in class 8th will get free cycles next month.
361 girls in Ranchi will be benefited with the scheme. The most benefited girls will be from Bokaro, i.e. 966, Chatra, Deogarh and Pakur respectively.
The government had already provided cycles to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and Other Backward Class girls and now the girls of general category will also be benefited by the scheme. DO of districts have been given the responsibility to supply cycles