Jayalalitha may spend Rs 350 crore to give free laptops to students
Wednesday, 18th May 2011
The reason for their broad grins was Jayalalithaa's campaign pledge to dole out free laptops to students of class XI and XII.
Considering that there are about 1.4 million students in the state eligible for this freebie, laptop-makers are looking at an order valued at between Rs 140 crore and Rs 350 crore from the state government.
Publication : Economic Times