Smriti announces Kala-utsav for CBSE

Saturday, Aug 8, 2015,17:28 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Thiruvananthapuram | Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani today announced that national-level Kala-utsav would be held in Delhi in December every year for the students, who had opted for CBSE syllabus.
Inaugurating ‘Raksha Bandan Mahotsav here, the minister said, there was a long-pending demand from CBSE schools in the country to have cultural festival every year.
The Kala-Utsav would be conducted on the line of the state-youth festival being held annually in Kerala. Ms Irani also launched a campaign for creating awareness on various people-friendly programmes announced by Narendra Modi Government at the Centre.
The minister blamed the Congress for creating confusion over the Nagaland peace-accord implemented by the Centre.