Which HRD Ministry-appointed committee is drafting new National Education Policy (NEP)?
*National Education Policy (NEP)*
On June 2017, the 9-part advisory group, headed by previous ISRO Chief K Kasturirangan, was constituted by the Union HRD Ministry to draft new National Education Policy (NEP). The panel will present its report by March 31, 2018. From that point forward, the HRD Ministry will ponder on the report and from there on recommendations of the panel will be displayed to the Union Cabinet for its endorsement. The board of trustees likewise incorporates previous IAS officer KJ Alphonse and Ram Shanker Kureel, who has a wide involvement in the field of agrarian sciences and administration. The board of trustees has been designated remembering that the individuals convey aptitude identified with the different regions of training. Altogether, the board likewise mirrors the decent variety of the nation as the individuals have a place with various segments and also districts. The current NEP was encircled in 1986 and reconsidered in 1992.
About National Policy on Education (NPE)
This is an approach defined by the Government of India to advance instruction among India's kin. The approach covers rudimentary training to universities in both rustic and urban India. In 1968, the main NPE was declared by the legislature of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. The legislature of India has named another council under K. Kasturirangan to set up a Draft for the new National Education Policy in 2017. Different individuals from this board are previous IAS officer K J Alphonse Kanamthanam, Baba Saheb Ambedkar University of Social Sciences (Mhow's) bad habit chancellor Ram Shanker Kureel, Guwahati University teacher Persian Dr Mazhar, Manjul_Bhargava, arithmetic educator at Princeton University, M K Sridhar, previous Member Secretary Kamataka Innovation Council, and Former Uttar Pradesh instruction chief Krishan Mohan Tripathi and Vasudha Kamat, previous bad habit chancellor of Mumbai's SNDT Women's University, Kamataka Knowledge Commission, Prof. T V Kattimani,Vice Chancellor of Indira Gandhi National Tribal University Amarakantaka(MP).