Press Reporter News Service
Rohtak, June 6
Over 6,000 college students of personal faculties within the district have sought the “College Leaving Certificates” (SLC) within the final two months.
A majority of them are prone to shift to authorities faculties because the Covid-induced lockdown has hit their dad and mom’ earnings arduous. Rohtak has greater than 400 non-public faculties affiliated to the CBSE and the Haryana board. “The Covid scenario has hampered my work, therefore I can not afford the hefty faculty price of my son. In addition to the schooling price, the college can also be demanding admission and annual costs. So, I’ve determined to shift him to a authorities faculty the place the price is nominal and books are additionally offered freed from value,” stated Naresh, a taxi driver.
Amit, a shopkeeper, stated there was no have to pay exorbitant charges to non-public faculties when offline lessons would stay off this 12 months too resulting from the potential of a 3rd wave of Covid. “My good friend and I’ve utilized for the SLCs of our kids with the intention to shift them to a authorities faculty,” he added.
A non-public faculty proprietor stated he had thus far issued over 50 SLCs and the rely was solely prone to go up within the coming days. Anshul Pathania, Secretary, Rohtak CBSE College Affiliation, stated the variety of purposes for SLC had doubled this 12 months as in comparison with the primary wave of Covid.
“Until now, greater than 2,500 youngsters have sought the SLC from non-public faculties affiliated to the CBSE and a majority of them are prone to be part of authorities faculties. Some have left the faculties with none info. There are additionally a substantial variety of youngsters who haven’t but deposited the price however are attending on-line lessons,” he added.
Ravinder Nandal, President, Haryana Personal College Sangh, stated over 3,500 youngsters of personal faculties affiliated to the Haryana board had received the SLC issued. A majority of them belonged to the decrease center class.