1. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced that government will launch 'PM eVIDYA' programme immediately for multi-mode access to e-education. 2. Top 100 universities will be permitted to automatically start online courses by 30th May. 3. The ‘PM eVIDYA' programme would consist of 'Diksha' involving e-content and QR coded energized textbooks for all grades and would be called as 'one nation, one digital platform'. 4. There will be extensive use of radio, community radio and podcasts and special e-content for visually and hearing impaired. 5. The government is going to launch ‘Manodarpan, an initiative for psychosocial support of students, teachers and families for mental health and emotional wellbeing, with immediate effect.