Byju's, NITI Aayog partner to provide free education in 112 districts


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Byju’s, India’s most valued edtech startup, has partnered with NITI Aayog to provide free access to its tech-driven learning programmes for children from 112 “aspirational districts” of the country.


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As part of the partnership, a dedicated working group will be set up that will—among other things—actively monitor and evaluate implementation of the programmes, according to a statement released on Friday. The so-called aspirational districts are in the country's most developmentally challenged regions across sectors such as health and nutrition, education, agriculture and water resources, infrastructure, financial inclusion, and skill development.