Published: 26th August 2019
The wait is over, Tamil Nadu CM launches the government's exclusive education TV channel
According to education department officials, the late CM Jayalalithaa announced this channel's broadcast in 2014
The Tamil Nadu government on Monday launched its exclusive education TV channel, aimed at benefiting students of classes I to XII. An initiative of the School Education Department, "Kalvi Tholaikkatchi" (Education TV) was launched by Chief Minister K Palaniswami here.
The content will include shows aimed at school children, besides those on jobs and related issues. "Students can now learn from home," School Education Minister K A Sengkottaiyan said at the launch event.
According to education department officials, the late CM Jayalalithaa announced this channel's broadcast in 2014. The government had also allotted Rs 2 crore to create a studio at the 8th floor of the Anna Centenary Memorial Library, at Chennai.