After becoming the first Indian state to to achieve 100% primary education, Kerala is all set to become the first state in the country to have 100% hi-tech schools.

Source: Deccan Chronicle

According to a report by TOI, all schools in Kerala will soon be elevated to hi-tech category.

The state Education Minister, C Raveendranath announced the plan of the government at the state-level school reopening festival on 30th May 2019.

Source: Jagran Josh

He also revealed that over 4,500 classrooms from classes VIII to XII have already been made hi-tech. Furthermore, the state plans to set hi-tech laboratories for the students of classes I to VII in 9,941 schools before Onam.

Source: New Indian Express

According to reports, the state government is also planning to make swimming a part of the school curriculum.

One swimming pool each will be constructed in all 140 assembly constituencies.

Source: The Hindu

Kerala is already known for its many firsts and this is yet another milestone achievement by the state.