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IIT Bombay, in collaboration with Department of Information Technology, Government of India has implemented Media Lab Asia Project. Under this project, training is given to the children, by approaching them in their tribal as well as remote area of Maharashtra. With the help of computer, they are taught about colors, figures and letters in a simple manner. This proved to be useful for students from tribal area. Students of three tribal areas from Ambarnath and Solapur are getting education without any charges under this project. Information Technology Department of Government of India is bearing the cost of Rs. 40,000 towards the purchase of Laptop. In the next six months, IIT has decided to implement this project in other states and thereafter all over the world.