Thursday, 18 April 2024

 

 

LATEST NEWS Vigilance Bureau nabs ASI for accepting Rs 15,000 bribe J&K at threshold of mega development under PM Modi’s leadership : Surjeet Singh Slathia Breaking: Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) 10th Result 2024 Declared Shayar Movie Review: A Magical Journey Through The World Of Shayari 6 Top Kavita Radheshyam Web Series To Watch | 5 Dariya News Varun Sood Net Worth 2024: Uncovering the Wealth of A Multi Talented Star | 5 Dariya News Punjab Congress Kickstart Election Campaign From Sangrur A Night of Stars And Striking Performances inside the Grand Premiere of 'Shayar' Tsunami of AAP in Bharuch - Massive turnout in Bhagwant Mann's 'Jan Ashirwad Yatra' in Gujarat Meeting of all BJP district in-charges, presidents, general secretaries, morcha and mañdal presidents and general secretaries held in BJP office Gurjit Singh Aujla bowed down to Shri Harmandir Sahib and Sri Durgiana temple Birla Open Minds Joins Forces with Rohit Sharma Cricket Academy CricKingdom to Elevate Cricket Programs within their schools ''PEC had always been Jaspal Ji's Second Mother'': Savita Bhatti The Ultimate Guide to Sustainable Kitchen Cleaning Professor Dr Robert Zeiser receives DKMS Mechtild Harf Science Award 2024 SOMANY MAX Glazed Vitrified Tiles (GVT) - A New Standard in the Tiles Vertical DC conducts surprise inspection in Gill Road grain market Ensure strict compliance of 'Safe School Vahan Policy' for safety of students or be ready to face action - DC to school heads Administration to make all-out efforts to wipe out child begging Sanjay Tandon Emphasizes Senior Citizens' Crucial Role in Society Punjab Police Solves Murder Case Of VHP Leader Within 72 Hours; Two Assailants Held

 

Oppn slams govt over NCERT panel's recommendation to replace India with 'Bharat' in textbooks

 Education, Khas Khabar, India, Bharat, India Bharat, India Bharat NCERT, India Bharat Rename, India Bharat News, India Bharat Latest News, Today News, India Bharat Ncert News, National Council of Educational Research and Training
Listen to this article

Web Admin

Web Admin

5 Dariya News

New Delhi , 26 Oct 2023

Congress and the other Opposition parties on Wednesday slammed the Central government over the NCERT panel's recommendation "to replace 'India' with 'Bharat' in Social Science school textbooks".

In a post on X, formerly Twitter, Congress General Secretary (Organisation) K.C. Venugopal said: "These name-changers want to indoctrinate an entire generation into hating a word we grew up feeling a lot of pride towards."

"Be it Team India on the field, or the Indian Space Research Organisation - the word India evokes pride just as much as Bharat. Their fear of a resounding defeat at the hands of INDIA (Opposition bloc) is making them take such desperate steps," the Congress leader said slamming the government.

RJD Rajya Sabha member Manoj Kumar Jha said: "Under this government, I am surprised with the character of the institutions. Since the time the INDIA bloc was formed in July this year, different reactions have been coming from the Prime Minister to his ministers. Nobody has been able to come up with a name for the alliance to attack it. This is a hysterical and panic-induced reaction." 

"The NCERT is doing this, what will you do with Article 1 which says 'India that is Bharat'? I am unable to understand. They are playing with historical facts. This means history will be written on the basis of counterfactual imagination. They will also play with the name of India," the Rajya Sabha MP said in a video statement.

The sharp reactions came after a high-level committee for social sciences, constituted by the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) to revise the school curriculum, has recommended that "India" should be replaced with "Bharat" in the school textbooks for all classes.

After a backlash over the development, the NCERT said it was "premature" to comment. "Since the development of new syllabus and textbooks is in the process and for that purpose various Curricular Area Groups of domain experts are being notified by the NCERT. So, it is too premature to comment on the news being flashed in the media," it said in a statement.

 

Tags: Education , Khas Khabar , India , Bharat , India Bharat , India Bharat NCERT , India Bharat Rename , India Bharat News , India Bharat Latest News , Today News , India Bharat Ncert News , National Council of Educational Research and Training

 

 

related news

 

 

 

Photo Gallery

 

 

Video Gallery

 

 

5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2024 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD