The Supreme Court has directed the State governments to provide free school admission to orphaned children, enrolled in schools and forced to discontinue studies after March, 2020.
The pandemic has pushed out scores of students out of education, but the brunt of it is also being faced by the management of schools.
The admission has been completed. However, this needs to be uploaded to Education Department websites.
He said a video conference was held on Monday with all stakeholders, to ensure the data is fed at the earliest, although the deadline was June 30.
Admissions to Corporation schools began on June 14 and will continue till the end of September.
According to officials, no child with single parent has been denied admission so far but due to technical issues, single parent mostly women faced trouble in getting the documents.
An official said the government has enabled admission for this academic year from June to August, but no guidelines have been specified for the fee collection.”
Azhiyur has had a test positivity rate of 32-35 per cent for the past one month thanks to the reluctance of the locals to come forward and get tested for Covid.
They are reporting stress and anxiety over choosing the right school. Some are close to having a nervous breakdown.