The plea claims that “proper” online classes are not being held, the court said and asked what the petitioner means by proper.
The submissions were made in an affidavit filed by the DoE in response to a PIL seeking directions to it to upload on its website any approvals granted to private unaided schools to hike their fees.
The high court said the personal liberty of an individual, though precious, is of little value if the larger interest of the people and the nation is at stake.
The city government had directed schools to not hike fees till schools remain closed due to Covid-19 and also not levy any charges in the name of development fees or annual fees.
Private, government schools to continue to remain closed on Wednesday: Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia
Sisodia, who is also the education minister of Delhi, said all internal examinations have been postponed by schools.