: The Minister of Human resource Development Smriti irani had ordered to educate Sanskrit instead of German as the third language in the Kendriya vidyalaya schools. This has made the Controversy.
Some of the educators had informed that 70 thousand students will get affected by this.
The Board of Governors meeting of the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan group ie. Called as K.V.S, was conducted on 27th of last month. The leader of this group, Minister of Human resource development Smriti rani had leaded this meeting. In this meeting it was determined that the Sanskrit will be educated instead of the German as the third language in the Kendriya vidyalaya schools.
It was decided that, if the Students likes they can learn the German as the additional subject. So, because of this decision more than 70 thousand students who are studying from 6th standard to 8th standard in more than 500 kendriya vidyalaya schools across the country , are requested to learn the Sanskrit instead of german as there third language. It was also informed that the students will get affected because of this decision.
A question has been raised to the Minister of Human Resource development Smriti rani relation to this. She had told that: “A decision has been to educate Sanskrit instead of german as the third language in the Kendirya vidyalaya schools. This decision was taken for the benefit of the country. But, the Medias are releasing rumours related to this and they are also making confusion among the Parents.
A Report related to this will be released by the Ministry and the explanation will also be given, why this decision was taken? The Sanskrit Teachers working in the Kendriya Vidyalaya Schools had filed a Petition in the Delhi high court stating that they have protested against the introduction of German as the third language instead of Sanskrit.
They had requested to introduce the Sanskrit as the third language. They had also told that the introduction of German language was against the education policy”.
Increase up to 114 percent
The PMK which was one of the Parties in the BJP based National Democratic Association Had protested against the introduction of Sanskrit as the Third Language. They had told that the Step Taken by the Central government was an Imposing action.
The number of Students who are going for the German for there higher studies was increased up to 114 percent in the past 6 years. The German Language educated in the Kendriya vidyalaya schools was also one of the reasons for this.
According to the new decision taken by the central government the students will be educated the Sanskrit instead of German language. German Language will not be educated .If the Students wants they can learn the German Language as the Additional Subject.
Since this order was released in the middle of the educational year, the students who had already studied the german language will be forced to Study the Sanskrit. In Kendriya Vidyalaya Schools the Trilingual Subjects like English, Hindi and another Indian Language are in effect.