RTE Act to be fully implemented by 2013: Minister

Last Updated: Fri, Nov 02, 2012 20:18 hrs

Rajahmundry: The Right to Education Act will be fully implemented in the country by 2013, Union HRD Minister M M Pallam Raju said today.

He was speaking to reporters after taking darshan of Lord Satyanarayana Swamy at Annavaram, in East Godavari district here.

"The UPA government had brought the Right to Education Act in 2010, which will be fully implemented by 2013," he said.

The minister added that the UPA government was preparing a draft policy for the development of education sector and skill-technology in the country.

"More institutes providing vocational courses will be developed in the country to help the skilled," he added.

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