Defying authorities directives, a state-run college in West Bengal’s Paschim Medinipur district restarted courses on Wednesday, prompting the federal government to subject a discover to the headmaster.
Headmaster Brindaban Ghatak of Hatsarberia BC Roy Excessive College within the Daspur space mentioned the choice to restart courses for traditional 10 college students was taken as their research have been getting affected because of the lockdown.
“We began the courses following all social distancing norms and customary protocols. The scholars are very captivated with coming to the college after staying at residence for all these months,” he informed reporters.
A number of guardians have additionally been requesting the college authorities to restart courses and the managing committee gave the go-ahead, Ghatak mentioned.
“We’ll shut the college constructing if requested by the Schooling Division however in that case, we could go for taking courses within the open,” he mentioned, replying to a query.
Ghatak mentioned the college was additionally contemplating beginning courses of 11 and 12 following all mandatory COVID-19 protocols.
In a late night growth, an official of the Schooling Division mentioned the headmaster has been issued a show-cause discover and requested to elucidate the explanations for violating the federal government order.
“He has to answer inside 24 hours. The district inspector has additionally been requested to go to the college on Thursday and file a report,” the official mentioned.
Public well being skilled Kajal Banik mentioned the transfer will endanger the well being of kids.