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Congress manifesto: Education, Science and Technology have long been the need of the hour

Updated : April 04, 2019 07:18 AM IST

India currently spends between 0.6 percent and 0.7 percent of her GDP on science, a figure that has been more or less static for the last 2 decades.
In a world where the competitive advantage in key areas of science and technology is going to be vital, this figure has to be revisited.  
Also needed is a plan to revitalise Indian universities and make them a hub for science and technology.
Congress manifesto: Education, Science and Technology have long been the need of the hour
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