The University Grants Commission (UGC) has requested vice chancellors of varsities throughout the nation to ‘encourage’ students to take an internet voluntary national-level examination to check their information on ‘gau vigyan‘ (cow science).
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The ‘Kamdhenu Gau Vigyan Prachar-Prasar Examination’, for which there isn’t any registration charge, shall be held on February 25, and students from main, secondary and senior-secondary faculties in addition to schools can take the check being carried out by the Rashtriya Kamdhenu Aayog (RKA).
Besides, them anybody from most people also can take the hour-long a number of alternative question-based examination that shall be held in 11 regional languages and English.
The fee was constituted by the federal government for conservation, preservation, safety and improvement of cows.
The examination on February 25 goals to ‘infuse curiosity into all Indians about cows and make them conscious of the unexplored potential and enterprise alternatives a cow can supply, even after it stops giving milk’, the RKA had stated in its notification for the examination on January 5.
UGC secretary Rajnish Jain in a letter to vice-chancellors stated that ‘you might be conscious the Rashtriya Kamdhenu Aayog, Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, authorities of India, established in February 2019, has been engaged on dissemination of knowledge on financial, scientific, environmental, well being, agriculture and religious relevance of indigenous cow within the nation’.
The RKA goes to conduct the all-India on-line ‘Kamdhenu Gau Vigyan Prachar-Prasar Examination’ for students of main, secondary and senior secondary faculties, schools, universities and for all residents, Jain stated.
‘I write this to request you, to give large publicity to this initiative and encourage students to enrol or register themselves for this examination.
‘This might also be introduced to the discover of the universities affiliated to your college,’ he stated within the letter to vice-chancellors.
The examination shall be carried out in English, Hindi, Gujarati, Sanskrit, Punjabi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Marathi, Telugu and Odia.