Formation of New Committee, June 2017
On June 24th, MHRD formed a new Committee to prepare a draft National Education Policy under thè Chairmanship of Dr. K. Kasturirangan. The other members of thè Committee are:-
The (i) Dr. Vasudha Kamat, former Vice-Chancellor of SNDT University, Mumbai
(ii) Shri K.J. Alphonse, former IAS.
(iii) Dr. Manjul Bhargava, Professor of Mathematics, Princeton University USA
(iv) Dr. Ram Shankar Kureel, Vice Chancellor of Baba Saheb Ambedkar University of Social Sciences, Madhya Pradesh.
(v) Prof. T.V. Kattimani, Vice Chancellor Indirà Gandhi National Tribai University, Amarkantak.
(vi) Shri Krishna Mohan Tripathy, former Chairperson of Uttar Pradesh High School and Intermediate Examination Board.
(vii) Dr. Mazhar Asif, Professor, Department of Persian, Gauhati University, Guwahati.
(viii) Dr. M.K.Sridhar, former Member Secretary Kamataka Innovation Council and Kamataka Knowledge Commission, CABE member.
Ms.Shakila T. Shamsu, OSD (New Education Policy) will be thè Secretary to thè Committee and the University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi will be thè Secretariat.
The MHRD deadline for this new Committee to submit the draft National Education Policy Report is December 31, 2017.