Opening of Yoga University

New Delhi: As reported by Ministry of Human Resource and Development, the Government of India has undertaken a detailed exercise for formulating New National Education Policy (NEP) for which a committee under Chairmanship of Dr. K. Kasurirangan was constituted which submitted its report to the Ministry on 31-05-2019. The report of the Committee uploaded on Ministry of Human Resource Development’s website portal to elicit feedback/ comments/ suggestion from the stakeholders.

The draft National Education Policy (NEP) has been proposed inter-alia that yoga shall be integral part of the curriculum of school education and higher education.

The Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), Sh Ashwini Kumar Choubey stated this in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha here today.