Private schools seek to draft their own textbooks

Updated: Nov 25 2022 3:02PM

Bengaluru, Nov 25 (PTI) The High Court of Karnataka has reserved for judgment a 1995 petition challenging the various provisions of the Karnataka Education Act, 1983.

The provisions challenged include the reservation for appointment of staff in unaided schools and prescription of syllabus by the State government. On Thursday, the HC reserved the case for judgment after the government failed to file any objections.

Private schools in Karnataka have approached the High Court of Karnataka, seeking among other things, permission to draft textbooks on their own.