What’s in the news?
- The Ministry of Education has launched YUVA- Prime Minister’s Scheme For Mentoring Young Authors.
- It is an Author Mentorship programme to train young and budding authors belows 30 years.
- The launch of YUVA (Young, Upcoming and Versatile Authors) is in tune with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision to encourage young writers to write about India’s freedom struggle.
- YUVA is a part of India@75 Project to bring to the fore the perspectives of the young generation of writers on themes like Unsung Heroes, Freedom Fighters, Unknown and Forgotten Places.