New Delhi, August 6
Amid the continued debate on the advantages of studying in mom language vis-à-vis English, the federal government in the present day mentioned youngsters study higher of their mom language and politics across the difficulty was unlucky.
Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal on Thursday cited how the world’s prime 20 developed nations instructed youngsters within the mom tongue which had confirmed deserves for studying.
“I appeal to those misleading people in the name of language to stop politicising the National Education Policy, 2020. Let us back the policy which will help India leapfrog from current levels to a global knowledge hub. We value all 22 official languages, but the benefits of mother tongue for early education are well known and well documented even by the UNESCO,” the minister mentioned.
He was addressing a global webinar by OP Jindal University on reimagining college studying within the occasions of Covid-19. Saying Japan, China and Israel additionally instruct youngsters within the mom tongue, Pokhriyal requested, “Then why not India?” — TNS