Textbook Row: Karnataka Govt Disbands Textbook Review Committee
Amid a controversy over textbook revisions, the Textbook review committee has been dissolved by the Karnataka state government, in June 4. CM Basavaraj Bommai said that the committee has been disbanded since its designated work has been concluded. CM Bommai further stated that a chapter on Kempe Gowda, founder of Bangalore, has been added. The committee was headed by Chakrathirtha and examined and revised the school textbooks.