Tribune News Service
New Delhi, August 21
Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal on Friday stated the National Education Policy 2020 was the primary India-centric training coverage since Independence and would lay the foundations for the event of robust residents rooted of their tradition however skilled to tackle international competitors.
Pokhriyal was talking on the occasion of the digital launch of a brand new constructing of Karnal Regional Centre of the Indira Gandhi National Open University right here on Friday.
The centre arrange in 1991 is disseminating distance training to over 83,000 college students in distant areas of Haryana by way of 32 examine circles at current, the Minister stated.
He stated the Karnal Regional Centre would take ahead the agenda laid out by the NEP 2020, which is aligned with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pledge to make India a $5 trillion greenback economic system by 2025.
“The NEP 2020 is the first India-centric education policy since Independence. It has room for cultural values and inventions, for knowledge and science, for and education,” stated the Education Minister noting that the Policy would lay the foundations for a brand new and affluent India.
Hailing Haryana for reaching training in distance mode to hundreds of scholars, Pokhriyal stated 70 per cent college students receiving distance training by way of Karnal Regional Centre of IGNOU in Haryana have been from rural areas, of which 30 per cent have been ladies.
He stated the Karnal centre would get an opportunity to roll out NEP 2020 which goals to create college students to construct a self-reliant India.
“The new policy has the capacity to create a world-class citizen,” stated the Minister.