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Education Ministry makes a push for not counting illiterate persons during census

The ministry fears its claim on literacy rate could be called into question if 2021 census comes up with different figures, statistics bureau officials say. Education Ministry makes a push for not counting illiterate persons during census
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Binod Ghimire
Published at : October 27, 2019
Updated at : October 27, 2019 15:12
Kathmandu

Binod Ghimire

Binod Ghimire covers parliamentary affairs and human rights for The Kathmandu Post. Since joining the Post in 2010, he has reported primarily on social issues, focusing on education and transitional justice.


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