Himachal Pradesh govt to scrap semester system in UG courses

The Himachal Pradesh government has decided to do away with semester system in undergraduate (UG) courses and revert to annual examination system.

HP Govt had set up a review committee headed by former vice-chancellor to review RUSA (Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan) and it has recommended reverting back to annual examination system. The RUSA was introduced in the state in 2013.

Static/Current Takeaways Important for SBI PO/Clerk Exam 2018-
  • Shimla is the capital of Himachal Pradesh.
  • Jai Ram Thakur is the current Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh.
  • Acharya Dev Vrat is the Governor of Himachal Pradesh.
Source- Business Standard