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Action against Schools Without Proper Toilets

Published: 15th May 2015 06:03 AM  |   Last Updated: 15th May 2015 06:03 AM   |  A+A-

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Schools which do not have adequate toilet facilities will not be allowed to function in the upcoming academic year, Education Minister P K Abdu Rabb said here on Thursday.  Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a function, Abdu Rabb said the Education Department “has taken a serious note” of the Health Department’s action of slapping notices on nearly 800 schools in the state for lack of proper toilet facilities.

“Since there are a few more weeks left for the academic year to begin, such schools should address the shortcomings immediately, failing which they will not be allowed to function,” the Minister said. 

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