Hyderabad: Dy. CM of Telangana, Mr. Mahmood Ali announced that Govt. has sanctioned Rs. 2.5 crore grant for providing infrastructure facilities to 500 Urdu medium schools. Each Urdu medium schools will get Rs. 50 thousand under this scheme. He made this announcement yesterday evening while addressing Makhdoom Award function organized by Telangana Urdu Academy at Ravindra Bharti. He further said that Govt. has decided to include Urdu as one of the compulsory subject in all the private schools. Necessary orders would be issued soon. He told that Mr. KCR is an Urdu knowing person and a sympathizer of Urdu.