Private schools must obey court order regarding fee hike, says Minister

  • 22-Sep-2017

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Karachi: The Minister for Education and Literacy Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar on Thursday ordered the director-general of private educational institutes to ensure the implementation of the court order about the increase in fee by private educational institutes and protect the rights of parents as well as aspirants.

He gave this statement while heading a meeting at his office.

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He said that the teachers of government sector were not permitted to teach at private sector educational institutes and if they were found breaking the rules, they will be taken to task.

Furthermore, he ordered the relevant officers to hold awareness seminars as well as workshops on rules about the private educational institutes in all big cities across the province.

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He added that all the schools, particularly the management of colleges, should hire teaching staff according to the eligibility criteria fixed by the government.

“We acknowledge the role of the private zone in spreading education in society however we can’t permit them to create issues for parents and also for the aspirants,” said Dahar.

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