SC/ST college students’ reservation: DEO informed to probe all violations in non-public colleges in Amritsar
Amritsar, Could 13
Deepak Kumar Hans, senior chairman, Punjab State Fee for Scheduled Castes, directed the District Training Workplace to conduct inquiry and inspection of recognised colleges within the district to seek out out any violation relating to the RTE Act and the 5 per cent reserved quota seats for SC/ST college students in these colleges.
Hans stated he had obtained a criticism from Satnam Singh Gill, state convenor, Republican Occasion of India (RPI) (Athawale) towards the violations by non-public colleges, after which he has requested the officers involved to conduct an inquiry in public curiosity. He additional stated a standing report would even be sought from DC Amritsar relating to 92 non-public colleges, which might fall below scrutiny.
Notably, the difficulty of some non-public colleges violating the RTE Act, below which the seats reserved for college students of economic-weaker part had been being bought by colleges had additionally been reported to the fee by RPI members. The Punjab Training Division had additionally redirected all non-public colleges in Rayya block-II, after the criticism, to adjust to the norms below the RTE Act.