Haryana govt asks schools to return fees charged from students

Making education totally free for students in classes I to VIII, the Haryana Government has directed all government schools to return the fees charged from students of these classes for 2010-11 with immediate effect.

Last Updated: Oct 08, 2010, 20:29 PM IST

Chandigarh: Making education totally free for
students in classes I to VIII, the Haryana Government has
directed all government schools to return the fees charged
from students of these classes for 2010-11 with immediate
effect.
Earlier the students in these classes had to make payments
for health, science ,consolidated fund, examination, child
welfare, red cross, audio-visual, music, home-science,
building fund, sports, parent teacher association fund and
admission fee, an official spokesman said here today.
No such fees would be charged in future, the spokesman
said.

PTI