No Pvt school could increase 1 Rs in this session, parents can buy books from anywhere
Taruni Gandhi, Chandigarh : After taking over the power of the state after the massive victory of the Aam Aadmi Party in Punjab, CM Bhagwant Mann is taking startling decisions one after the other. Now he has given signs of major reforms in the field of education. Today on Wednesday, he has taken two big decisions regarding schools.
Private schools will not be able to charge arbitrary fees
Announcing two big decisions on education on Wednesday, CM Mann said that private schools will no longer be able to increase fees. In a video message, the Chief Minister said, "Private schools cannot increase fees in Punjab this year, parents cannot be asked to buy books, clothes from specialized shops.
Private schools will not be able to increase fees
The Punjab government will not allow the schools to increase the fees in the admissions to be held in this session. Along with this, CM Mann has said in his decision that schools will not pressurize parents to buy books and clothes from any particular shop. Parents will be able to buy book-dress from anywhere at their convenience.
Education was an important issue in elections
It is pertinent to mention that the issue of education has been important behind the big victory for the Aam Aadmi Party in Punjab. During the elections, Arvind Kejriwal and CM Bhagwant Mann had promised to improve government schools in the state. Apart from this, there was talk of getting a good education.
After becoming CM, many big decisions have been accepted
Earlier, CM Bhagwant Mann has announced to make 25 thousand government jobs and 35 thousand contract employees permanent. Apart from this, Anti Corruption Helpline Number has also been issued to prevent corruption. He has also announced doorstep delivery of rations for the beneficiaries. Under this decision, the government itself will deliver rations to the home of the cardholders.