In a major development, the Union Human Resource Minister Prakash Javadekar has informed that states will henceforth be graded on the basis of their education performance.
It is said that performance will be gauged based on 70 parameters.
After a National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) executive meeting, Javadekar made the announcement.
He said that state performance grading will be done on 70 parameters that will improve the quality and will give clarity on where exactly the state stands.
The meeting was attended by education ministers of Assam, Gujarat, Delhi, and some council members.