12% dropout rate in schools has come down to 1% in Chhattisgarh: CM Raman Singh

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh attended a rally in Raipur on Tuesday. He addressed the changing face of education in his state. In a proud moment he said, "Earlier in schools, 12 out of 100 children did not progress to the middle school after junior school. In a big achievement for Chhattisgarh, only 1 in 100 children dropout of school now."