A scheme aimed toward making a pool of under-30 authors to advertise Indian heritage, tradition and information affords an “attention-grabbing alternative” for children to harness their writing expertise and contribute to the nation’s mental discourse, Prime Minister Narendra Modi mentioned on Tuesday.
In a tweet, Modi shared the hyperlink to the main points of the programme that famous that the Nationwide Training Coverage 2020 emphasises on empowering younger minds and making a studying ecosystem that may nurture younger learners for future management roles.
“To foster this purpose, and commemorate India’s 75 years of Independence, a nationwide scheme YUVA: Prime Minister’s Scheme For Mentoring Younger Authors will go a great distance in cementing the muse of those leaders of tomorrow,” it mentioned.
This scheme will guarantee making a pool of authors of beneath 30 years who’re prepared to precise themselves and mission India on any worldwide platform, it mentioned, including that this may assist in projecting Indian tradition and literature globally.
“Basically, the scheme envisions cultivating trendy ambassadors of Indian literature because the nation heads in direction of 75 years of independence.
Our nation is ranked third within the enviornment of e-book publishing, and to additional enhance this treasure trove of indigenous literature, it’s crucial that we mission this on the international stage,” it mentioned.
The Nationwide E book Belief, which comes below the Ministry of Training, because the implementing company will guarantee phase-wise execution of the scheme below well-defined levels of mentorship, it mentioned.
A complete of 75 authors will likely be chosen by way of an all-India contest at MyGov.in.
“This scheme will assist not solely develop a stream of writers who can write on a spectrum of topics to advertise Indian heritage, tradition and information, but in addition present a window to the aspiring youth to articulate themselves of their mom tongue and characterize India at a world stage,” it mentioned.
“This programme will likely be in tune with the prime minister’s imaginative and prescient of “International Citizen and set up India as a Vishwa Guru,” it mentioned.