The District Fee Regulation Committee of Gautam Budh Nagar imposed a fine of Rs 8.30 lakhs on as many as 17 schools in presence of DM, BN Singh, parents association and other officials. Parents association had complained about 31 schools charging high fees. Out of these 17 schools were fined between Rs 10,000 and Rs 75,000. The DM also directed 13 schools to return Rs 5,000 taken as advance. One school management that did not attend the meet was fined Rs 1 lakh reportedly.
–Durgesh Singh, Reporter