“Padhe Bharat Abhiyan” (Padhe Bharat Campaign) has been started by the Department of School Education and Literacy.
It is a 100-day reading campaign starting 1 January. It aims to support and encourage students to read for a joyful learning experience.
- This campaign will focus on children studying from BalVatika to Class 8.
- It aims to ensure the participation of all stakeholders including children, teachers, parents, community, educational administrators etc.
- The campaign will also focus on Indian languages including mother tongue/local/regional languages.
- February 21 is celebrated as International Mother Language Day. This day has also been integrated with the campaign.
Source – The Hindu