Govt’s push against pvt pub­lish­ers’ books

DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition - - FRONT PAGE -

dents from Classes 1 to 8 that schools rec­om­mend “ex­tra books” along with the usual NCERT ones, which is why the gov­ern­ment is look­ing at re­duc­ing the bur­den by cre­at­ing aware­ness.

The Union Min­istry of Hu­man Re­source Devel­op­ment (HRD) has been push­ing schools to use more and more NCERT books.

But it has not been made manda­tory. The Cen­tral Board of Sec­ondary Ed­u­ca­tion (CBSE) keeps send­ing cir­cu­lars to schools to use more NCERT books.

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