Delhi Govt Issues Notice To 449 Private Schools Over ‘Excess Fees’ Schools Ask Parents to Collect Fee Refunds

Renowned Delhi schools like DPS, Amity International, Sanskriti, Modern School and Springdales are in the list of 449 schools. The Delhi Government says it will ‘ take over’ these private schools if they don’t fall in line. They have been given two weeks.

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New Delhi: The Delhi government has issued a show-cause notice to 449 private schools. The schools have been asked to implement Justice Anil Dev Singh’s order to roll back unjustified fee hike and pay back excess fees taken to the parents.

The announcement was made by the Delhi government of Friday after the plan was approved by the Delhi LG’s office.

Renowned Delhi schools like DPS, Amity International, Sanskriti, Modern School and Springdales are in the list of 449 schools. The Delhi Government says it will ‘ take over’ these private schools if they don’t fall in line. They have been given two weeks.

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said, “After the 6th pay commission, many private schools hiked fees. Justice Anil Dev Singh committee was set up to probe unjustified fee hike. Many schools did not abide by the directives of the committee.” 

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