Delhi Govt Suspends Recognition of DPS Rohini for Violating Fee Hike Norms

The DoE of Delhi Government has suspended the recognition of DPS Rohini for violating the norms of hiking fee.  (Representational image)

The DoE of Delhi Government has suspended the recognition of DPS Rohini for violating the norms of hiking fee. (Representational image)

The DOE said that school officials were not following instructions issued by the department.

directorate of education Government of Delhi (DOE) has suspended the affiliation of DPS Rohini for violating the norms of fee hike during 2021-22 academic session.

The DoE said that the school authorities were not following the directions issued by the department as well as the High Court and were charging enhanced fees for the session 2021-22 as well as the enhanced fees for the session 2020-21 before various courts. were recovering in violation of Order.

“The school authorities appear to be indulging in profiteering, commercialization, capitation and exploitation of parents by charging unreasonable fees, and in violation of Rule 50 (xvii) and 50 (xix) of the Delhi School Education Rules, 1973, with relevant documents and records are not provided. to the inspection team visiting the school premises on November 7, 2022,” the DOE said in a statement released on Tuesday.

The Directorate of Education further said that complaints were received against the school for depositing increased fees and not deducting 15 per cent on the annual school fees.

DOE directs the school not to increase any fee for the academic session 2018-19 and 2019-20 and withdraw the increased fee and refund or adjust the amount taken over and above the school’s fee structure deposited in 2015-16 was instructed to do. , However, the response of the school was not satisfactory, the order further mentioned.

Since DPS Rohini School is located on land allotted by Delhi Development Authority, the school has to take prior permission from the Director (Education) before any fee hike as per the land allotment norms.

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