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MHRD plans to increase funding for State Universities

Updated on Sat, 05 January 2013 at 15:26 IST

Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) is proposing to introduce a Bill to increase funding for State Universities, informed M M Pallam Raju, Union Minister for HRD.

The Bill is expected to be introduced in Budget session of the Parliament.

India has 285 State Universities and as per survey by MHRD, they are facing fund related problems. The shortage of teaching staff is one of the main side effects of fund problem.

 
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