Ummid Assistant

Jamia Millia launches courses on China, Afghanistan

IGNOU launches value education programme for teachers

Welcome Guest! You are here: Home Education & Career

Delhi asked to probe BJP's school uniforms distribution

Friday October 28, 2011 06:33:44 PM, IANS

New Delhi: India's child rights panel has asked the Delhi government to probe and report to it on a complaint that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders were distributing uniforms and satchels to students of schools run by the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD).

"The complaint is self-explanatory which may kindly be perused," said National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) member secretary Lov Verma while issuing a notice to Delhi Chief Secretary P.K. Tripathi.

"After perusing the complaint, the commission has taken cognizance of the matter and directed that the matter be referred to you (Tripathi) for investigation and report to the commission," said Verma on a compliant filed by an advocate, Ashok Agarwal, earlier this month.

"You are accordingly requested to get the matter investigated and take further necessary action. A factual report, along with authenticated copies of the relevant documents, be sent to the commission within 15 days of issue of this letter," he said. The order issued Monday was only made available Friday.

Agarwal, in his complaint, said that by their act the BJP leaders are lowering the dignity of the children and they are also violating orders of the Delhi government's directorate of education.

Taking note of the complaint, the commission also asked the Delhi government to ensure that all MCD schools comply with the directorate's orders of Feb 28, 2002, that banned the practice of free distribution of items to the students in full public view and in presence of outside officers and giving it publicity.

"Also ensure that children of the MCD schools are not taught in a manner which may affect their psychological development adversely," the NCPCR said in its order.

 




 

 

 

 

Bookmark and Share

Home | Top of the Page

 

Comments

Note: By posting your comments here you agree to the terms and conditions of www.ummid.com

Comments powered by DISQUS

 

 

 

Top Stories

AMU team winds up Maharashtra tour; to decide on location in few days

The high level AMU expert team which was in Maharashtra on a three day tour to inspect the land for its proposed centre in the state left for Aligarh via New Delhi today morning. During its stay in Maharashtra, the team 

AMU team arrives in Maharashtra, begins inspecting land for sub centre

AMU Maharashtra: Expert team to inspect lands for sub centre October 26

Aligarians in Maharashtra throw weight behind AMU Malegaon

 

  Most Read

Food inflation rises further, at 11.43 percent

A week after it breached double digits, India's food inflation continued with its upward climb and was recorded at 11.43 percent for the week 

Inflation-focussed RBI hikes rates again, may hold off another revision

Indian students continue to shun Australia

Even while the number of international students coming to Australia continues to fall, Malaysia has replaced India as the second largest source of students in the field of Higher Education. As a result, the losses suffered by the Australia international 

Indians hit as Australia axes 15,000 student visas

 

  News Pick

Digvijay targets Sri Sri, renews attack on RSS-BJP

Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh Thursday renewed his attack on the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) saying the RSS was using spiritual gurus to divert attention from 

Where Diwali is dark and celebrated a month later!

The country celebrated Diwali Wednesday, but there are some pockets in Himachal Pradesh where the festival of lights is celebrated almost a month  

Hindus, Muslims celebrate Jamghat - with kites

Rumours of public distribution of 'black money' in Andhra

Long queues of men and women were seen outside post offices in Kakinada town of Andhra Pradesh Thursday following rumours that the government would deposit seized "black money" in postal savings accounts of people  

 

Picture of the Day

Nashik District Magistrate P Velrasu greeting AMU Vice Chancellor Prof PK Abdul Aziz and Prof Anwar Jahan Zuberi, Dean Faculty of Social Sciences and former Vice Chancellor, University of Calicut, in Malegaon on October 26, 2011.

(Photo: ummid.com)

 

 
 
 
 
 

RSS  |  Contact us

 

| Quick links

News

 

Subscribe to

Ummid Assistant

 

National

Religion

RSS

Scholarships

About us

International

Culture

Twitter

Government Schemes

Feedback

Regional

History

Facebook

Education

Register

Politics

Opinion

Newsletter

Contact us

Business

Career

     

Education

     

 

 

Ummid.com: Disclaimer | Terms of Use | Advertise with us | Link Exchange

Ummid.com is part of the Awaz Multimedia & Publications providing World News, News Analysis and Feature Articles on Education, Health. Politics, Technology, Sports, Entertainment, Industry etc. The articles or the views displayed on this website are for public information and in no way describe the editorial views. The users are entitled to use this site subject to the terms and conditions mentioned.

2010 Awaz Multimedia & Publications. All rights reserved.