Whereas the varsity claims it was ‘an effort to boost college students’ data’, the training division has served discover.
College students of Class 6 of a personal faculty in Madhya Pradesh’s Khandwa had been requested the total title of the son of Bollywood couple Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan in a query paper, prompting the training division to provoke issuance of a show-cause discover to the varsity.
“Write the total title of the son of Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan,” learn the query that appeared within the normal data paper of term-end exam-II of Class 6 college students of Educational Heights Public College in Khandwa metropolis on Thursday.
Whereas a neighborhood parents-teachers’ physique raised objections to it, a number of netizens shared the copy of the query paper on completely different social media platforms.
Speaking to reporters on Friday, district training officer Sanjeev Bhalerao stated the problem has come to his data and the division would serve a show-cause discover to the varsity involved. “After getting a reply from the varsity, additional motion might be taken as per the directives of the upper authorities,” he stated.
An office-bearer of a city-based parents-teachers’ physique, Anis Arjhare, raised objections saying that college students ought to be requested questions associated to nice personalities and the nation’s nationwide heroes like Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj and Ahilyabai Holkar. He demanded a strict motion towards the varsity.
‘An effort to boost college students’ data’
The varsity authorities, nevertheless, stated the query ought to seen as an effort to boost the scholars’ data.
Director of the varsity, Shweta Jain, stated the query papers are set by a Delhi-based organisation, with which the varsity is affiliated. Those that are opposing usually are not the mother and father of the scholars learning in her faculty, she stated, including, “Thus far, not one of the mother and father of the varsity have made a grievance.”
Ms. Jain additionally stated that it was flawed to affiliate the query with faith or communalism. “It ought to be seen as an effort to boost data,” she added.