"The school building was rebuilt at a cost of Rs 50 lakhs by NGOs... Prior to tsunami, about 450 children were studying in the school.. After the calamity and until 2013, the strength was less than 100," he said.
That was the reason why we decided to go for a complete transformation," he added. The state government, district administration and locals also helped achieve the feat.
Students now have access to clean drinking water through RO systems... The school also has clean, hygienic toilets," Balu said adding the smart class facility has attracted the attention of parents, who send their wards to the school. "We now have about 400 students," the headmaster said.
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