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J&K history to be part of syllabus

india Updated: Sep 18, 2009 14:37 IST
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Jammu and Kashmir government has decided to incorporate history of the state in the school curriculum.

"Jammu and Kashmir history will be incorporated in the syllabus of schools in a time-bound manner," School Education Minister Peerzada Mohammad Sayed said while chairing a meeting of Education Board officials to take stock of delivery mechanism as well as conduct of examinations in the state in Srinagar on Friday.

The officials apprised the Minister about workshops being organised to make people aware about the history of Jammu and Kashmir.

Peerzada directed the Board authorities to incorporate the state's history in the syllabus at the earliest.