Yogi Adityanath government has just made an announcement to end quota based reservations in private medical and dental colleges of Uttar Pradesh. An order has been passed to do away with the quota for candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC) , Scheduled Tribes (ST) and Other Backward Classes (OBCs).
In such a short span of time, several initiatives have been taken by UP CM Yogi Adityanath for the betterment of state and to end corruption.
Other initiatives for enhancing UP’s education system:
English to be introduced from Nursery
Also, in order to enhance the state’s education system, the Yogi Adityanath government is planning to introduce English in UP government schools from nursery instead of class 6, which is expected to blend nationalist and modern curricula.
He told a website, “The traditional and the modern should blend. We should have an education system which promotes nationalism but is modern.”
Yoga and self-defence programme in schools
He has also issued directions to the state officials for making a yoga education programme compulsory in government schools along with mandatory self-defence training for girl students.
Compulsory foreign language
The new BJP government has also decided to make efforts to ensure that students learn at least one foreign language. The concerned authorities have been directed to connect school syllabus with “nationalism” and “patriotism” as well as “culture.”