Picture by UB PhotosGuwahati: Union minister of state for human resource development Satyapal Singh, defending his statement against Charles Darwin's theory of evolution, said in IIT Guwahati on Monday that evolutionists and Darwinists should come forward for a debate and ascertain what is factually correct. On Saturday he had claimed that Darwin's theory of evolution is "scientifically wrong" and needs modification in curricula. Let there be an international seminar and I am ready to debate," Singh said. The minister said the problem regarding allotment of land by the state governments in the Northeast is affecting many institutions. I hope the state governments will take up the issue and sort it out soon," he said after the review meet.
Source: The Telegraph January 22, 2018 20:15 UTC