Hyderabad: The central government has decided not to reopen educational institutions, even though they have announced Unlock 1.0 in the country.
Schools and colleges are likely to remain closed for a longer period. However once re-opened, concerns regarding the exorbitant fee, weight of school bags will haunt parents.
Has the central government taken steps to reduce the weight of the school bag?
According to the Ministry of Human Resource Development, the government has issued a communication dated 05/10/2018 to all States and UTs to ‘formulate guidelines to regulate the teaching of subjects and weight of school bags’. These include:
What are the recommendations of the National Council of Education Research and Training?