Union Human Resource Development Minister Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ on Saturday said the country’s new education policy was going to be based on Vedic knowlegde-science as per the vision of Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya, Hindustan Times reported.
The minister was speaking after virtually inaugurating three-day national webinar titled ‘Covid-19: The Mahamana’s Indian vision in global context’ organised by Mahamana Malaviya Mission, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi.
“The whole world is looking towards India. At present, the ideas of Mahamana are certainly very important for us. Our cultural heritage is our strength. Based on the vision of Mahamana, we will bring a new education policy that will be based on Vedic knowledge and science. It will come true to Mahamana’s vision and meet his expectations. Ancient knowledge should become part of every discipline,” Pokhariyal said.
“We need to act with solidarity in tough times to win the fight against the Covid-19,” he added.
At least 2,000 participants attended the webinar virtually.
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