The Narendra Modi-led authorities in India has introduced a national-level voluntary on-line examination on ‘gau vigyan’ i.e. cow science.
According to Indian media experiences, the free “Kamdhenu Gau-Vigyan Prachar-Prasar” examination is an initiative by the Rashtriya Kamdhenu Aayog (RKA), a authorities physique arrange for cow welfare in February 2019 below the Indian Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying.
“For raising mass awareness about the indigenous cows among young students and every other citizen, the RKA decided to conduct a national exam on cow science,” mentioned RKA chairman Vallabhbhai Kathiria.
The authorities physique has ready course materials on cow science that goals to advertise curiosity amongst Indians about cows and encourage them to discover potential and enterprise alternatives a cow can provide, he added.
The annual take a look at has been scheduled for February 25 this 12 months. It shall be performed in 4 classes: (1) major stage as much as grade 8, (2) secondary stage from grade 9 to 12, (3) faculty stage and (4) common public.
The syllabus for the examination and different studying materials is accessible on the RKA web site. The examination could be goal and questions could be “set in such a way that during the online exam there will be no scope for any maneuvering”.
“Results shall be instantly declared on the web site of RKA. Certificates shall be given to all. Successful meritorious candidates shall be given prizes and certificates afterwards. Appreciation letters shall be issued to all those that assist in organising this examination,” mentioned the ministry.
“Blogs, videos and other selected reading material will be uploaded on official website. Scientists, entrepreneurs, Gau Sevaks, farmers, youth and women as well as senior citizens will actively work to make this mega event a grand success,” mentioned the ministry.