PANJIM : Senior Congress party leaders, stakeholders and representatives of Forum for Rights of Children's Education (FORCE) will meet on May 18 in Delhi, to deliberate on the controversial issue of medium of instruction (MoI) in Goa.
Addressing media persons here today, Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) president Subhash Shirodkar, who is also spokesperson for MoI, said for the past two months, some parents had been agitatating and demanding grants for the English medium primary schools in Goa. To resolve this issue, a joint meeting has been convened in Delhi on May 18.
In this meet, Union Education Minister Kapil Sibal, Union Minority Affairs Minister Salman Khursheed, Oscar Fernandes, state Chief Minister Digambar Kamat, Education Minister Atanasio Monserrate, and other the representatives will attend to find solution to the medium of instruction issue, which is likely by May 20, he said.
He added that the views of stakeholders of the groups will also be taken into consideration at the meeting in the interest of children of the state and settle the issue. – UNI


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Who is bearing the cost of these trips to Delhi -( Colonial capital)  Is it the tax payers ? Instead of all these people going there,  the two idiots from Delhi could have come down to Goa. It would have been much cheaper. This is the price Goans pay when they elect MLA's from national parties.

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