The report is yet to be examined in the Ministry. The mandate given to the Committee was to analyse, review and recommend to the Ministry, the architecture REQUIRED, and the Ministry will have to take a view after going through it threadbare.
Hence, no such decision on the UGC getting scrapped has been taken and the recommendations are yet to be understood and analysed before any decision is taken in the matter. The UGC has been created by an Act of the Parliament and cannot be unilaterally scrapped.
27 Feb 2020 9:10 AM GMT