The Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday announced to end quota-based reservation for Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and Other Backward Castes in private medical colleges in the state.
According to the reports, the order was passed in order to end quota reservation for the candidates belonging to SC, ST, OBC castes in post graduate courses in private medical colleges.
Adityanath on April 11 chaired the second Cabinet meeting and took a set of important decisions. The government is also planning to introduce English in all the government schools from nursery instead of class 6.
Even yoga and self-defence programme will also be made compulsory in government schools. The government further decided to ensure that students learn at least one foreign language.