Khattar said his initiative of the Board is an important step towards realising Prime Minister Narendra Modi's dream of Digital India.
"Students find it cumbersome to carry dozens of textbooks to schools. On the other hand, the digital textbooks could be taken on a small laptop or e-reader and clear notes can be made from those," he said.
The portal also provides a facility to highlight certain portions of the e-textbooks making it easier for students to study, the chief minister said.
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