After a Dadar faculty hiked its charges, the dad and mom of scholars finding out there have complained to the state training division in regards to the institute’s resolution.
Based on the dad and mom, the college determined to impose the charge hike regardless of the Dad or mum Instructor Affiliation (PTA) opposing the transfer.
In a letter despatched on Thursday, the dad and mom of Sane Guruji English Medium College mentioned the members of the PTA had disagreed on the 12% charge hike proposed by the college for Class 1.
“The charge went up from ₹2,400 to ₹3,200 per thirty days for Class 1 college students. It is a huge hike and oldsters had clearly talked about that it’s unacceptable. Regardless of that, the college has gone forward with the hike,” said the letter to the training division.
Nevertheless, Mohan Mohadikar, the college’s trustee, mentioned that solely the entry-level charge has been hiked.
“Mother and father whose kids had been in Senior KG final yr, need to pay the identical charges for Class 1 this yr. In order such, there might be no distinction for these dad and mom. In addition to, now we have additionally waived off the time period charges for this time period, contemplating the truth that faculty actions received’t occur owing to the Covid-19 scenario. We’ve additionally allowed dad and mom to pay in installments and haven’t discontinued courses even when dad and mom have pending funds,” he added.
Nevertheless, dad and mom have alleged that the college was violating the phrases of the Maharashtra Academic Establishments (Regulation of Charges Act) 2011.
“For Class 1, the college ought to cost the quantity which was the identical for the category final yr. Any addition to it will likely be thought of a hike,” mentioned a dad or mum, who didn’t want to be named.