Rahi kapoor, Dr. Shazad Alleges political victimization of border Town Mendhar
Jammu, 12/March/2019; Alleging deliberate political victimization of some remote areas of border town Mendhar in upgradation of Schools, Dr. Shazad Malik a known educationist and social activist from Poonch has urged the governor Satya Pal Malik to consider the genuine demands of the people of these areas who are even sitting on dharnas and protesting for their legitimate and genuine demand of upgradation of schools in their areas.
In a memorandum submitted to Raj Bhavan today, Dr. Shazad submitted a list of four schools with governor’s secretariat that need immediate upgradation including High school, Pathanateer, which was last upgraded in year 1992, High School, Sangiote, established in year 1954, Middle School Behrote established in 1953 and High School Kasblari , Mendhar which is one of the oldest school in the state which was established in year 1918 and then upgraded In year 1996 as middle school and then in year 2005 as High School. Dr. Shazad has also apprised the governor that in the absence of nearby high and higher secondary schools many parents do not send their wards for higher education and more specifically the girl students are deprived of their fundamental right to education. He has urged the governor to take immediate decision in this regard before the start of new academic calendar