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Chandigarh: Child Rights Commission orders Education Department to get walls repaired outside government schools

Chandigarh: The Punjab State Child Rights Protection Commission has ordered the Education Department to get walls repaired outside 3,777 government schools by 31 March 2021.

According to the Punjab State Commission for Protection of Child Rights, the outer walls of 3,777 government schools in Punjab are incomplete and need to be repaired. Advocate and social worker, H.C. Arora has stated in her complaint that stray animals, such as dogs, cows roam in schools, threatening the safety of students. Keeping in mind all these things, after the reply filed by the Education department, the Commission has asked the Secretary to ensure the repair of the exterior / boundary walls of all government schools.