Who is the delhi education minister? Yes, it is none other than Manish Sisodia, an Indian politician also serving as the Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi from February 2015. The shiksha minister delhi has been ministering the department of Culture & Languages, Finance & Planning, Education, Tourism, Art, Land & Building, Revenue, Vigilance, Services, Women and Child, And all other Departments. Earlier, the siksha mantri of delhi was a cabinet minister in the Delhi government from late December 2013 and February 2014. The shikshan mantri delhi had accountability for education, public works department, urban development, local bodies & land and building.
Before being elected as the Legislative Assembly of Delhi in Dec 2013, Sisodia was only a social activist and journalist as well a member of the National Executive Committee of the Aam Aadmi Party.
The students of Delhi desiring to learn in government-run institutions outside Delhi are qualified to avail loans under the Delhi government’s Higher Education & Skill Development Guarantee Scheme. And this scheme was brought by the educational minister of delhi.
Until now the scheme was barred to fund for city students wanting to apply for higher studies in government institutions in the delhi capital. The plan to stretch the ambit of the scheme was passed in the Cabinet meeting headed by chief minister Arvind Kejriwal later.
The delhi siksa mantiri Cabinet also planned for 55,000 students, who had failed the 9th class two times through CBSE and then the class x CBSE correspondence exams also, the Delhi government would offer special classes and would be let to rewrite the 10th class examination through the National Institute of Open Schooling aka NIOS.