The Union Cupboard on Wednesday authorized the brand new Nationwide Training Coverage (NEP) and renamed the HRD Ministry as Training Ministry, officers mentioned.
A panel led by former Indian House Analysis Organisation (ISRO) chief Okay Kasturirangan had submitted the draft of the brand new NEP to Union Human Useful resource Improvement Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ when he took cost final yr.
The draft was then put in public area to hunt suggestions from varied stakeholders and over two lakh solutions have been acquired by the HRD Ministry about the identical.
“The coverage draft has been authorized. The Ministry has been renamed as Training Ministry,” a senior HRD Ministry official mentioned.
The present NEP was framed in 1986 and revised in 1992. A brand new training coverage was a part of the Bharatiya Janata Celebration’s manifesto forward of the 2014 normal election.
The drafting consultants additionally took under consideration the report of a panel headed by former cupboard secretary T S R Subramanian and fashioned by the HRD Ministry when it was being headed by Union Minister Smriti Irani.