You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> City-Delhi

PIL demands special educators in state schools

DNDEL10390 | 10/12/2017 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :203 | Education & Careers



A fight by Mamata Devi, to get Delhi government and MCD schools to appoint special educators for her two mentally challenged sons, has now snowballed into a fight by several students who are now demanding the same for themselves.
Justice Indermeet Kaur converted a petition filed by Mamata Devi into a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) after holding that it was not the problem of just the two, but one with thousands of students who are not getting special educators in state-run and MCD schools. The court, while converting this into a PIL, sent the matter to the bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Harishankar who will now hear the matter on October 23.
The petition, filed through advocate Ashok Agarwal, had alleg
Read full story


Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on City-Delhi

Nine held for carrying out illegal sand mining
DNDEL15760 | 2/20/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Advitya Bahl | WC :247

Noida: The district administration of Gautam Budh Nagar conducted a massive anti-sand mining drive and arrested nine persons, and seized around 20 vehicles and machines used for sand excavation from Raipur Khadar village along the Noida Expressway on
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

3 arrested with heroin worth ` 20 crore
DNDEL15761 | 2/20/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :307

The Special Cell of Delhi Police has arrested three persons, including the kingpin of a drug cartel and recovered heroin worth Rs 20 crore. The high-grade heroin was cultivated in the north-eastern region of the country and was sold in crude as well
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Automated driving test track likely to open soon
DNDEL15762 | 2/20/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Vatsala Shrangi | WC :246

The national Capital is likely to have its first automated test track for getting a driving license by February-end. The facility built at Sarai Kale Khan is ready and is to be inspected by the Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal before being thrown open
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Distressed home buyers write to Jaitley to instruct banks to stop collecting EMIs
DNDEL15763 | 2/20/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Advitya Bahl | WC :253

Noida: In an emotionally charged letter addressed to Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Noida Extension Flat Owners Welfare Association (NEFOWA) has asked the government to instruct all banks to stop collecting EMIs from home buyers who have not ye
Add To LightboxCalculate Price