The All India Council for Technical Education has asked engineering colleges to use books by Indian Authors in the curriculum. This step is taken to promote the Prime Minister’s vision for Atmanirbhar Bharat Mission.
The recent report of The Print has shared the detailed news.
The AICTE says, “Such high-quality and cost-effective books will definitely aid the students in their better learning of concepts, and in turn improve their quality and simultaneously fulfill the aim of Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan”
Use books by Indian authors to promote PM’s Atmanirbhar Bharat mission — AICTE to colleges
Prime Minister of India; Sh. Narendra Modi had called for Atmanirbhar Bharat during the lockdown for making India a better and more independent nation. This news is getting mixed reviews from people on the Internet as few are saying it is a good step to promote Indian culture and Indian authors, while others are saying, it’s not good to set boundaries in the education system at least.
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