Imphal: A one-day brainstorming session on the “Implementation of National Education Policy (NEP), 2020 in Higher and Technical Education in Manipur” was held at National Institute of Technology (NIT), Langol, Imphal, on Saturday.
In order to successfully implement National Education Policy, 2020, in the state, the government has constituted State Task Force and Sub-Task Force. A state level grand seminar will also be held very soon. All the MLAs of 60 constituencies, top-ranking officials and academicians will be invited during the convention, education minister S. Rajen Singh said.
He said the present government is giving priority to develop and promote education system in the state.
“The infrastructures of the technical and non-technical institutions in the state is not up to the mark as compared to other state. The government will try its best to improve the education system,” the minister said.
Rajen appreciated the teaching and non-teaching staff of NIT for their sincere service.
He inspected the classrooms and campus of NIT along with the officials of engineering department. Seeing the poor infrastructure of the institute, he said, “Funds will be proposed from the ministry to renovate and construct required structures.” Engineers have also been instructed to prepare DPRs in the regard, he added.
Director NIT, Manipur, Prof. Goutam Sutradhar and staff of NIT and others also attended the event.