RTE and Compulsory Education rulebook approved

For effective implementation of
Right to Education Act in the state, the Uttar Pradesh cabinet
today approved Right to Free and Compulsory Education rulebook
2011.

Compulsory education gives poor right to dignity: SC

The Supreme Court said Thursday provision of free and compulsory education to the disadvantaged sections of society was to afford them a right to live with dignity.

`Compulsory education to create intellectual asset`

The govt has said the bill to make primary education free and compulsory for children in the 6-14 age bracket would help create an intellectual asset.