With more and more students migrating to English-medium schools from the Marathi ones, the education department of the Pune Municipal Corporation is now in the process of introducing what it calls "Semi-English" medium of instruction in all its 200 schools from Class I onwards. Under the plan, select subjects will be taught in English language. the education department is now in the process of introducing what it calls "Semi-English" medium of instruction in all its 200 schools from Class I onwards. Under the plan, select subjects will be taught in English language. The education board is also planning to set up a basic infrastructure needed to implement the proposal from the academic year. The Supreme Court has referred the matter to a higher constitutional bench and the judgement is pending. The apex court has also asked all state governments to put forth their stance on the issue.