On the integration of vocational education as part of mainstream education, K Kasturirangan said that the committee is trying to bring equivalence and alignment between national vocational curriculum framework and national academic curriculum framework.
"The policy is drafted by experts with no political interference. It has preserved the sanctity of the states and the Centre. Nobody has to worry about it," chairman of the drafting committee K Kasturirangan said
“When the National Policy on Education 1986/1992 was formulated, it was difficult to predict the disruptive effect that the internet was about to have, particularly in boosting the development rates,” the draft policy states.
Over the last decade, latest data from the Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha, show, there has been a nearly six-fold increase in the number of students that appeared for exams conducted by the society in the Chennai city region alone.