The Aam Aadmi Get together (AAP) on Wednesday challenged the BJP to check work completed by the latter within the discipline of training in BJP-ruled municipal company faculties in Delhi and different States with the work completed by the Delhi government-run faculties.
“In the event you like their [BJP’s] mannequin of training, then vote for them. I wish to ask the BJP what their mannequin of training is,” stated Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, whereas addressing a press convention. “AAP’s training mannequin constructed faculties and elevated enrolment, however BJP’s training mannequin shut down faculties and misplaced college students,” the Training Minister stated.
He stated that in Delhi government-run faculties, the variety of college students has elevated by 6,000 within the final 4 years, whereas the enrolment in municipal corporation-run faculties has declined by 1.three lakh throughout the identical interval.
“The Haryana authorities shut down 208 authorities faculties between 2015 and 2018 and in the identical interval, the Rajasthan authorities closed four,000 faculties. The state of the erstwhile BJP-Akali-ruled Punjab is not any higher, with 217 authorities faculties having shut within the final three years. In U.P., greater than 40% of a complete of 1,13,500 major faculties wouldn’t have electrical energy provide and the kids are pressured to attend lessons in pathetic situations,” he stated.
The senior AAP chief additionally stated that in Delhi, 109 major faculties run by the BJP-ruled municipal companies have been shut down within the final 9 years.
“Underneath the AAP authorities, 20,000 school rooms have been constructed, of which eight,000 have already been handed over and 12,000 are underneath building. The AAP authorities has invested considerably in infrastructure, guaranteeing inexperienced boards in all school rooms and putting in 7.5 lakh modular desks in school rooms other than world-class sports activities amenities in faculties. The AAP authorities has additionally constructed a complete of 25 new faculty buildings, 30 are underneath building, six Colleges of Excellence and 5 Rajkiya Pratibha Vikas Vidyalayas are thriving and remodeling the lives of the kids of Delhi,” he added.