PM Modi Holds Meeting With HRD, Niti Aayog Officials

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a detailed overview of the issues and schemes related to the education sector.

Published: 10th March 2016 11:37 PM  |   Last Updated: 10th March 2016 11:43 PM   |  A+A-


NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today took a detailed overview of the issues and schemes related to the education sector.

Sources told PTI, that in a meeting that lasted nearly two and half hours this evening, officials of the NITI Aayog gave presentations related to education from schools to higher education.

"Aspects related to performance of students, defining quality of education and various other issues were deliberated," a source said.

Apart from HRD minister Smriti Irani, secretaries in the HRD ministry V S Oberoi, S C Khuntia, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kanth and senior officials of the PMO are learnt to have been present.


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