The Puducherry government today said it proposes to promote English medium of education in rural areas with the aid of academic experts from the US.
Chief Minister V Narayanasamy was talking to reporters here after meeting the US Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster.
He said, "I told the US Ambassador that the territorial administration is keen about promoting English medium of education in Puducherry for the benefit of students in rural areas."
"The administration would soon open dialogue with the US Consulate in Chennai to procure academic experts US to launch the scheme," he said.
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