Delhi private schools warned for not helping EWS students
NEW DELHI: The Delhi government has warned private schools in the national capital of strict action if they do not provide textbooks and uniforms free of cost to Economically Weaker Section (EWS) students.
"You are directed to ensure compliance of the provision in RTE Act and provide without fail free textbooks, writing material and uniform to the child attending school under EWS and DG category," a communication sent by Directorate of Education (DoE) to school principals said.
"Compliance in this respect is to be submitted by all the schools along with the relevant documents. Strict action will be initiated against the defaulting schools," the letter said.