The Rajasthan Government is trying to reach out rural areas of the state with the launch of mobile education van. The mobile education van will cover from beauty tips to computer education to healthcare.
Initially, the state government will launch mobile beauty van costing INR 2 million and fitted with beauty equipment in the first week of December, 2007 in Jaipur. Students enrolled in a diploma course in beauty culture would run the unique project. Starting with one bus, which can accommodate up to 10 trainers at a time, the government is planning to allow more such mobile beauty schools in rural areas. An estimated cost of bus is around INR 2 million equipped with all the facilities, including cosmetics and threading, manicure and pedicure equipments. The state government is also going ahead with computer education on wheels. The state government has taken initial steps towards bringing ICT in education to empower students and enhance the quality of education in the state with the support of global and local partners.