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Education ministry approves new scheme to cover all aspects of adult education for next 5 years

The ministry has also decided to use 'Education For All' instead of 'Adult Education' as the previous term did not appropriately represent all non-literates in the 15 years and above age group

Published on 18th February 2022

What the FAQ: What is the New India Literacy Programme all about?

As per Census 2011, the absolute number of non-literates in the country, who are 15 years and above, is 25.76 crore. It is estimated that currently, around 18.12 crore adults are still non-literate

Published on 17th February 2022

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