Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has asked Central Universities to work on mission-mode to fill-up the 6,000 vacant posts by October this year. Mr. Pradhan on Friday held a meeting with Vice Chancellors of Central Universities through video conferencing. He urged them to create a framework for alumni endowment. Mr Pradhan said that our universities are cradles of creativity, innovation and opportunities. He said, the New Education Policy will play a crucial role in placing India at the top of the emerging new world order. He stressed on making education a lot more vibrant and holistic and establishing India as a knowledge superpower through New Education Policy. The Minister appealed that universities should popularise and promote learning in Indian languages and cultural heritage of India. During the meeting, the Vice-Chancellors were also requested to encourage Sports in their Universities. The Vice-Chancellors were encouraged to make their students Job Creators by promoting innovation and research in their campuses.