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Congress alleges National Education Policy offers no ‘affirmative action’ on reservation, democracy


The Congress said on Sunday that the New Education Policy, 2020 (NEP) misses the fundamental goal of human development and expansion of knowledge.

Addressing reporters through video conferencing, former HRD Minister and senior Congress leader Pallam Raju along with Congress spokespersons Randeep Singh Surjewala and Rajeev Gowda said that the NEP, approved by the Union Cabinet last week, is high on catchwords, gloss, appearance and verbosity but lacks a coherent implementational roadmap and strategy, clearly defined milestones and the critical finances necessary to execute this grand vision.

The party alleged that the timing of the NEP in the middle of ...


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