Tamil Nadu School education minister Anbil Mahesh Poyyamozhi (Second from left)
CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu school education minister Anbil Mahesh Poyyamozhi on Saturday wrote to Union education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank to include him in the online discussion on implementing National Education Policy 2020.
The Union education ministry is holding a meeting with state education secretaries on Monday on various issues including implementation of the NEP, continuing online education among others.
In the letter, the Tamil Nadu education minister told the Union minister that conducting the consultation with the education minister and higher officials would be an acceptable one, a release from the state government said on Sunday.
The minister also further said that he was prepared to give his views on implementing the NEP and its recommendations, the release added.
While opposing the National Education Policy 2020, the DMK in its manifesto promised a state-level education policy to cater to the needs of the state.