Tribune Web Desk
Chandigarh, July 17
Actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja has questioned the Central Board for Secondary Education’s choice to take away chapters primarily based on secularism, nationalism, citizenship, democracy and different matters.
The 35-year-old actress referred to as the transfer ‘bizarre’ in an Instagram put up.
“This is bizarre. Some of the most important topics are being left out. How are young minds supposed to form political opinions?,” she wrote.
Sonam additionally shared a information article on the identical along with her put up.
The CBSE’s transfer is to ‘rationalise’ its syllabus by dropping sure chapters to scale back course load on college students within the view of the Covid-19 pandemic.
CBSE secretary Anurag Tripathi stated addressed the controversy, saying, “The reduction of syllabus from classes 9 to 12 has been interpreted differently. Contrary to some of the impressions being created, it is clarified that the rationalization of syllabus up to 30 per cent has been undertaken for nearly 190 subjects for the academic session 2020-21 as a one-time measure only.”
Sonam just lately flew to London after spending nearly three months in India throughout the coronavirus lockdown. “London I’m back,” the actor wrote, over a video that confirmed the Thames from above. “So beautiful,” she added, on footage of the touchdown.
Sonam adopted it up with a number of extra movies of herself, unpacking meals.