‘IITs Asked to Of­fer San­skrit as Elec­tive’

The Economic Times - - Pure Politics -

The HRD min­istry has said IITs have been re­quested to of­fer San­skrit as an elec­tive sub­ject or as a language course for stu­dents who wish to study it. In a writ­ten re­ply to a ques­tion in the Ra­jya Sabha, min­is­ter Sm­riti Irani said a com­mit­tee headed by for­mer CEC N Gopalaswami had sug­gested that IITs may fa­cil­i­tate study of sci­ence and tech­nol­ogy as re­flected in San­skrit lit­er­a­ture.

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