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Litigation over school fee: Parents’ association moves HC seeking to be made party

By: Express News Service | Ahmedabad |

September 12, 2020 4:31:28 am





Represented by advocate Vishal Dave, the appliance was filed on September 2. (Representational)

Following the deadlock between the state authorities and personal school authorities after the 2 events failed to attain a consensus on the difficulty of school charges amid the Covid-19 pandemic, mother and father’ association have now moved the Gujarat High Court seeking to be made a party to the following litigation.

Earlier in August-end, the state authorities had moved courtroom with an utility seeking its instructions on the way in which ahead in gentle of two conferences with personal faculties’ association that failed to convey the federal government and the personal faculties to a consensus on the appropriate school price quantity that may be charged.



The utility filed by Naresh Shah, president of All Gujarat Vali Mandal, representing mother and father of affected college students, submitted that “the schools are trying to mislead or misinterpret” the HC’s earlier orders, and thus the mother and father should be made a party to the litigation. Represented by advocate Vishal Dave, the appliance was filed on September 2.

Meanwhile, an affidavit was filed by the personal faculties’ association on Thursday, submitting that that they had expressed within the two conferences with the schooling minister that they had been agreeable to contemplating school price waiver starting from 10 to 100 per cent on a case-to-case foundation.

“We also mentioned in our affidavit that in our meetings, we discussed that we will not be going for our school fee revision and hike ranging between five to 12 per cent, as is done annually to adjust for inflation,” stated Archit Bhatt, consultant of the self-financed faculties’ association, and a litigant party.

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