For improving the basic infrastructure and other facilities being provided to the students opting for private tuitions in the Valley, the Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir Rohit Kansal Wednesday convened a meeting here today in which IGP Kashmir Abdul Gani Mir, Dy. Commissioner, Srinagar Farooq Ahmad Shah, Director School Education, Kashmir Tariq Ali Mir, Additional Deputy. Commissioner, Srinagar G. M. Dar, S.P. Srinagar South Rayees Ahmad, Joint Director Information Kashmir, Shafqat Iqbal and other officers participated, an official statement said.
“In view of Hon’ble High Court orders, the Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir constituted a Committee of officers under the Chairmanship of Additional Deputy. Commissioner, Srinagar G. M. Dar along with Joint Director Information, Kashmir Shafqat Iqbal, S. P. South Srinagar and Personnel Officer Directorate of School Education, Kashmir as its members who will monitor the regulation of these private tuition centres functioning in Srinagar,” the statement said.
The Committee has been directed to monitor the basic infrastructure of the tuition centres and other facilities being provided to the students which include details of tuition fee, separate toilet facilities for boys and girls, proper heating arrangements, proper space, drinking water facilities, besides installation of CCTV cameras and reservation of free admission up to 10% of the total intake capacity in each class/course for the students who are destitute, orphans or belong to BPL category, the statement said.
“The committee was asked to furnish compliance reports for taking appropriate action against those centres which do not comply with the J&K Regulation of Private Tuition Centre Rules, 2010 issued by the Government in this regard.”