Concept: Yashpal Committee
Related News: Hindu, June 20
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In 2009, MHRD(Ministry of Human Resource Development) set up a Committee on Higher Education (Yashpal Committee) with Pal as the chairman, for examining reform of higher education in India. In its report, the Committee laid emphasis on the idea of a university, and advocated a number of major structural changes. However, it is not clear whether the Government intends to take any action on the basis of the report.
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