President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Sunday presented the government’s annual policy and programme for the next fiscal year 2016/17 at the House.
The document pointed out implementation of the Constitution and federalism including amendment to existing laws and formation of new ones as the government’s priority.
The policy promised to reform education sector. The programs includes making the secondary education free and compulsory while improving education at government schools.
Other priorities includes, implementing School Sector Development Plan, maintaining the teacher-student ratio and giving priority to commercial and vocational (skill-based) education.