Prayagraj area’s MPs in a repair over flood of functions for admission to KVs

A flood of requests from dad and mom for admission of their kids to Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs) has change into an issue for Member of Parliaments in Prayagraj area. Every MP has admission quota of simply 10 seats per yr and might suggest admission in simply the faculties of their constituency whereas they’ve acquired software in lots of from determined dad and mom not simply in Prayagraj but additionally in Prataphgarh and Kaushambi districts.

Although yearly they obtain functions in extra, the depend of functions has taken a soar this yr owing to the current pandemic. BJP MP from Phulpur Keshari Devi Patel is one such MP going through this downside. There are seven KVs in her parliamentary constituency. Nevertheless, greater than 2100 folks have despatched her functions for admission in these KVs beneath the MP’s quota. Equally, there are two KVs in Allahabad MP Prof Rita Bahuguna Joshi’s constituency and he or she has greater than 250 individuals who have appealed to her for recommending the identify of their kids for admission.

MP from Kaushambi parliamentary seat Vinod Sonkar too is going through an identical downside. As there isn’t any KV in his parliamentary constituency, he can suggest the identify in any KV which is in proximity to his parliamentary seat—Prayagraj.

“We’re getting ready the record of the wards of the individuals who have approached the MP for getting admission in KVs and though we all know that there are simply 10 college students an MP can suggest for admission, we have already got names of 90 youngsters with me and extra functions are pouring in with every passing day. Their depend will quickly attain 125 or so. For obliging 10, we should say no to relaxation”, says Nitin Kumar, an in depth affiliate of Kaushambi MP Vinod Sonkar.

Likewise, MP from Phulpur, Keshari Devi Patel stated, “Over 2100 functions have been acquired for admission in KVs. There are a lot of kids whose moms or fathers have died as a result of corona and as such we have now requested the Union training minister to extend the admission quota restrict. However nonetheless, I do know that I received’t have the ability to assist everybody.”

Prior to now, many MPs bluntly informed Union training minister Dharmendra Pradhan that both improve the quota and even abolish the prevailing quota of 10 seats. After discussing with the leaders of all of the events on this topic, it’s stated {that a} ultimate choice will probably be taken by the federal government within the coming months to hike the seats beneath MP’s quota, declare training division officers.

As per the norm, on the advice of the MP, there may be direct admission in any class from class 1 to 9. Nevertheless, whereas Lok Sabha MP can suggest the identify for admission in KV beneath their parliamentary seat solely, a Rajya Sabha MP can suggest the identify for admission in any KV of the state from the place they’re the MP. Most of individuals need admission in KVs because of the high quality training supplied by them via their CBSE affiliated faculties at nominal charges.

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