State Government of Maharashtra decided to add a chapter on the cricket legend, Sachin Tendulkar in the school syllabus. The chapter on the iconic cricketer Sachin was added to inspire the children. The chapter on Sachin has been included in Marathi and English subject textbooks.
The students of Maharashtra will learn about the iconic cricketer in Class IV as part of their curriculum from academic year 2014-15.
This is not the first time that a chapter on a cricketer has been added as part of syllabus in the schools of Maharashtra. Previously, the chapters on the names of Chandrakant Gulabrao (Chandu Borde) and Sunil Gavaskar were added in the pages of school.
Where: in Maharashtra