Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palanisami on Monday launched a 24-hour television channel exclusively devoted to education. The Education TV channel will be available on Government-owned Arasu Cable networks.
Launching the channel at a function at Anna Centenary Library in Chennai, the Chief Minister it will be telecast in all Government schools in the State.
He said it would have interviews with school teachers, interaction among students and discussions on preparing students for competitive examinations like NEET.
K A Sengottayan was also present at the function.
Battery operated bus for Chennai
The Chief Minister also inaugurated a battery operated bus in Chennai by the Chennai Metropolitan Corporation. The air-conditioned bus fitted with CCTV camera will run between Chennai Central and Thiruvanminyur in southern Chennai.
The Chief Minister, his Deputy O Pannerselvam and senior Ministers took a joy ride in the luxury bus.