Education Minister S Suresh Kumar said that it was not the final syllabus and has been withdrawn from the Karnataka Text Book Society (KTBS) website.
The Opposition has been extremely critical about the government’s move to revise the syllabus.
The handbook mentions that ‘religions, architecture, sculpture and folklore of Tulunadu’ will be deleted, as teachers need to focus on more important subjects.
Primary school textbooks for the 2020-21 academic year will see no changes made to the chapters on Tipu Sutan, said Education Minister Suresh Kumar.
The bench was hearing a public interest litigation filed by Bilal Ali Shah questioning the cancellation of Tipu Jayanti.
It is a matter of research and can be studied at the university level.
The museum has a large cache of 1,700 such rockets that were recovered from an old well at Nagara village in Hosanagar taluk last year.
Virajpet hindu organisations also recalled the service rendered by Kuttappa and observed his death anniversary as martyr day.
Siddaramaiah said they will meet the President regarding Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa’s audio clip.
Hearing the petition on Friday, Justice Sunil Dutt Yadav ordered notice to the Deputy Commissioner and MUDA and adjourned the hearing to November 13.
Professor Ashwathnarayana from University of Mysore, who was the chairperson of the history textbook revision committee, was previously one of the three experts present at the meeting.
The court also directed the state government to take precautionary measures to ensure peace and harmony if anyone celebrated Tipu Jayanti on November 10.
Navadgi made this submission before a division bench of Chief Justice Abhay Shreeniwas Oka and Justice S R Krishna Kumar during the hearing of a PIL.
Slamming former CM Siddaramaiah for defending Tipu, Yatnal said Siddaramaiah should “educate himself” before digging into history.
A discussion on changing the name of the Tipu Express train, which runs between Bengaluru and Mysuru, is not new for Mysureans whenever a BJP government is in power.