- The Ministry of Education has launched 'Padhe Bharat', a 100 day reading campaign. The campaign is in line with the National Policy on Education 2020.
- The campaign emphasizes on promoting and engaging reading culture by ensuring availability of age appropriate reading books in local/mother tongue/regional/tribal language.
- This is being organized for 100 days from January 1st to 10th April, this year. Under this, the focus will be on children from Balvatika (KG) to class 8.
- It is also aligned with the vision and goals of the Basic Literacy and Numerology Mission.