Unregistered schools to be shut in Rautahat

Rautahat, July 6

Gaur Municipality is all set to take stern action against all private schools, which are being operated without registration with the District Education Coordination Unit Office in Rautahat.

The municipality has already issued public notices three times to close down such schools following locals’ complaints. “The municipality is preparing to take action against those schools. As the municipal education committee meeting has decided to take stern action, all schools running illegally will be shut within a week,” said Mayor Ajay Gupta.

The municipality’s education department Chief Nanda Kishor Gupta said all schools operating illegally have been issued warning. ‘’During monitoring, we found schools operating without registration and some schools conducting higher level classes without permission. All such schools will be padlocked soon,” said Gupta. According to him, there are dozens of illegal schools in Gaur Municipality.