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Sonia Gandhi urges Education Ministry, CBSE to withdraw ‘regressive passage’ in Class 10 English question paper, issue apology

New Delhi [India]: Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi on Monday urged the Ministry of Education and Central Bureau of Education (CBSE) to immediately withdraw a “shockingly regressive passage” in a recent Class 10 English exam question paper and issue an apology.Sonia Gandhi raised in Lok Sabha the issue of inclusion of the “regressive passage” in CBSE’s question paper for the Grade 10 exam, demanded a withdrawal of the passage and an apology. Speaking in Lok Sabha during the ongoing winter session, Gandhi said, “I urge the Ministry of Education and CBSE to immediately withdraw this question, issue an apology and conduct a thorough review into this lapse to ensure this is never repeated again.”Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today called the English paper of the CBSE class 10 board exam “downright disgusting” and said that it was a “typical RSS-BJP ploy” to crush the morale…