CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ - 2019
Among the following Members, who submitted the Draft National Education Policy (NEP) to the Union HRD Minister?
A)
M G K Menon
B)
K Kasturirangan
C)
Madhav Gadgil
D)
M Radhakrishnan

Correct Answer : Option (B) - K Kasturirangan

Note : Former ISRO chief Dr. K Kasturirangan led Committee has recently submitted the draft National Educational Policy (NEP) to HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank in New Delhi. The policy draft recommends incorporation of Indian knowledge systems in the curriculum, constituting a National Education Commission and curbing arbitrary fees hikes by private schools. The expert panel also proposed massive transformation in Teacher Education by moving all teacher preparation and education programmes into large multidisciplinary universities or colleges.