The State government should immediately pass an ordinance that all legislators must educate their children in government or aided schools. Pre-nursery classes must be introduced at all government primary and secondary schools. These two and 19 other recommendations were submitted to the State government by the Empowerment Committee, reports Kannada Prabha.
The committee submitted the recommendations to the Chief Minister Siddaramaiah at the Vidhana Soudha. The Committee led by chairman SG Siddaramaiah collected information about the status of government schools in the State and also made visits and formulated significant recommendations. The Chief Minister has assured that he would consider and implement them.
Major recommendations are:
The Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said the government will consider the recommendations seriously. As the poor and downtrodden children attend government schools, to provide quality education to them is the duty of the government. Discussions will be held at the Cabinet and appropriate decisions will be taken, he said. Since equal education has not been possible, the government and private schools are imparting different kinds of education. This has further widened the gap in financial and social inequalities, he said.