Dehradun: Uttarakhand’s higher education minister Dhan Singh Rawat announced on Friday that degree colleges and state universities will get the facility of high speed internet within one month. Besides, the state government will also install solar power plants in each degree college in the same time period. The high speed internet facility will be installed with the support of ITDA (Information Technology Development Agency) while the solar power plant will be installed with the technical support of the UPCL (Uttarakhand Power Corporation Limited) and UREDA (Uttarakhand Renewable Energy Development Agency).
Meanwhile, the state government has made it clear that the students from other states who are pursuing a course in degree colleges and universities in Uttarakhand will have to present their Covid-19 test certificate in order to be allowed to sit for the exams proposed to be held from next month. The outstation students also need to get themselves registered for exams by August 1.