Rajshahi – A total of 896 Schools under the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Rashahi have been ordered to show the cause why they have failed to refund the amount that was taken from the students illegally while filling form up for SSC exam.
The headmasters of the Schools will have to show the cause regarding this. Controller of Examinations of the Board Shamsul Kalam Azad confirmed the matter.
He said, Monthly Pay Order (MPO) of Principal of those Schools might be stopped and their governing bodies be cancelled if the direction of the Education Ministry is not followed.
Education Board sources said that, they sent information to Education Ministry regarding the schools which have refunded extra fees and which have not within the time set by the Ministry.
According the report in the the information was sent to ministry, some 1311 schools out of 1631 of the Board have taken additional fees from the students. While only 95 obeyed the direction to refund the extre fees and rest 896 have not.
It also alleged that, those schools taken the additional amount from the students without giving money receipts.
“Tougher action will be taken if they failed to show the cause precisely”, Shamsul Kalam Azad warned. – Staff Reporter