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The reality about the educational system of India (also Pakistan) compiled by Lord Macaulay:

“It’s impossible for us, with our limited means, to attempt to educate the body of the people. We must at present do our best to form a class who we govern, a class of persons, Indian in blood and colour, but English in taste, opinions, in morals, and in intellect.

To that class we may leave it to refine the vernacular dialects of the country, to enrich those dialects with terms of science borrowed from the Western Nomenclature, and to render them by degrees fit vehicles for conveying knowledge to the great mass of the population”

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