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Varsha Gaikwad


ISC, ICSE board exams: Covid-19 vaccination not mandatory for students, clarifies CISCE

April 26, 2022 9:54 am

Last week, Maharashtra School Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad urged the CISCE to issue an urgent clarification on the vaccine mandate for board examinations.

English-medium schools in Maharashtra to receive Rs 2 cr towards RTE admissions dues:

April 22, 2022 9:18 am

The state education minister also advised these schools to focus on Marathi as the regional language and then English as an international language.

Schools’ and teachers’ associations seek withdrawal of new GR on academic year

March 29, 2022 8:37 am

It also suggests that the final exams for Classes 1-9 and Class 11 should be held in the last week of April to declare the results in May. Schools have begun complete offline operations earlier this month and even exam timetables are ready.

Class 1 students in Marathi medium schools to learn via bilingual books: Maha Edu Minister

March 22, 2022 6:21 pm

Students understand better what is taught to them in their mother tongue. But they should also understand English words (for Marathi words), said Maharashtra School Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad.

Apply online for EWS quota seats in Maharashtra schools from February 16

February 02, 2022 6:50 pm

Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad announces revised schedule for admission to seats reserved for poor students under Right to Education Act

Maharashtra schools to reopen from January 24 onwards

January 21, 2022 1:12 pm

"Written instructions on reopening of schools will be issued either today or tomorrow," Maharashtra School Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad said.

Maharashtra CM approves proposal to reopen schools from next week

January 21, 2022 9:35 am

A proposal has been sent to the chief minister, which states that reopening of schools should be considered from Monday.

Atrocity cases row: Congress delegation meets Walse Patil, says assured new order won’t be implemented

January 20, 2022 7:35 am

🔴 The delegation said that Walse Patil assured them that the investigating officers of the cases registered under SC and ST Prevention of Atrocities Act, 1989, would be assistant commissioner of police (ACP) and deputy superintendent of police (DySP)-rank officers as was the case earlier.

Varsha Gaikwad tests Covid positive

December 28, 2021 11:28 pm

The minister, who contracted the viral infection last year also, had been attending the ongoing winter session of the state Legislature and replied to various questions pertaining to her ministry in the state Legislative Council on Monday.

Maharashtra: Education minister sets up panel to probe TET fraud

December 17, 2021 8:23 pm

Maharashtra State Council of Examination Commissioner Tukaram Supe was arrested by the Pune police for alleged involvement in malpractices in TET.