It is realized that the number of children outside the school is increasing as also the number of children inside the schools.
Disparities between the education of the well-to-do and that of the children of the downtrodden are increasing. So also the gender disparities are widening. The developing countries are grouping in dark about finding ways and means of coping with the situation. So to India we made a constitutional commitment to achieve the goal of universalization of elementary education.