Srinagar: Students belonging to various schools staged a protest in press colony on Thursday, against the decision of the administration to give no relaxation in the syllabus for their upcoming exams.
The protesting students, were holding placards in their hands and were raising slogans against the administration for not giving any relaxation in the syllabus, for the period they missed their classes, due to shut down.
Some of the slogans written on the placards read, “Governor is adamant towards plight of students”, Students being victims of politics” and “Governor and officials unconcerned about the plight of Students”
The protesting students demanded 40% relaxation in their syllabus, saying that they could not cover it since schools were closed, transport was off the roads, internet was suspended and even private tutors were unavailable, how could they cover the syllabus.
They said that the administration is playing with their future by playing politics over the issue and are thus plunging their future into darkness.
They requested Governor Satya Pal Malik to have a humanitarian view and approach towards the matter and order a relation of 40% in the syllabus and save their future from getting ruined. (CNS)