A meeting was convened by Konchok Stanzin, EC Education with L. S Changsan, Joint Secretary Ministry of Human Resource Development GoI School Education and Literacy on February 6 at Leh.
He briefed her about the present education scenario in Leh.
Discussing demands, issues and challenges of education sector in Leh, EC Konchok requested Joint Secretary to approve only solarized school buildings under SAMAGRA for Leh in future as due to lack of suitable infrastructure facilities in govt. schools the roll of students are decreasing. Konchok said that the existing KV and JNV schools of Leh also need solarized design/heating facility as students are facing difficulties during winter months.
Talking about Eklavya Model Residential Schools (EMRS) designed for tribal areas of the nation by GoI, Konchok requested Joint Secretary to open EMRS in rural regions of Leh.
Other demands highlighted are affiliation of govt. schools of Leh district with CBSE, creation of Bhoti and Arabic teacher posts, introduction of NCC in all the residential school of Leh and release of funds under RAMSA for completion of 100 bedded girl hostels at Nyoma, Durbuk, Sumoor and Kharu.