Over 1 lakh admission takes place in UP under RTE

According to the RTE Act, children from economically weaker sections and disadvantaged groups are admitted to recognized unaided private schools against 25 per cent seats of the total capacity of their entry level classes, either pre-primary or Class 1.

Funds for Learning~I

The scenario is extremely unfortunate, and runs counter to the Finance minister's assurance, let alone the long march towards a knowledge economy, development of skills and digital India.

Equity fused with right

The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act was enacted in 2009. The RTE Act uniquely creates an…