India’s first ever floating elementary school opens in Manipur

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Loktak Lake, the largest freshwater lake in the country, has now become home to first of its kind Loktak Floating Elementary School. Situated about 50 km from Imphal, the school will not only cater to the need of the children but for the illiterate adults as well. The school will be accommodating around 25 students and two teachers from the community. The honorarium of the volunteers will be sanction by the , under the project called ‘Empowering vulnerable local communities for sustainable development’, which is funded by Action Aid India. (ANI)

Source: Hindustan Times

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  1. LOKTAK FLOATING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL- A good hope and a brighter candle for the PHUMDI – CHILDREN. First of its kind and a prompt venture of ANI will be a GIFT to the LOKTAK.

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