Eight private schools are operating without legal cover in Gorkha district.
Shanti Primary School of Arupokhari, North Vision Model School of Thurmi, Eastern Horizon English School of Namjung, Bright Future English School of Palungtar, Nepal Global English School of Aappipal and Gorkha Children Academy are running classes illegally.
District Education Officer Lok Nath Poudel said the schools are in operation even though they were admonished repeatedly. “There is no need of establishing a private schools if government schools can be run effectively,” he said.
All Nepal Teachers’ Union and All Nepal National Independent Student Union-Revolutionary have warned the District Education Office not to provide licence to run private schools.
(Source: The Himalayantimes)