Notice issued for forcing students to wear cardboard boxes

A picture of students made to wear cardboard boxes in the examination hall has gone viral., The viral picture is from a pre-university college in Haveri which has become a laughing stock on social media. Following the education department has issued a  notice against the private college.

“A notice has been issued to Bhagat Pre-University College seeking explanation for forcing its students wear cardboard boxes (cartons) while writing exams to prevent them from copying,” a Haveri district Deputy Director of Public Instruction (DDPI) official said. “Whatever be the purpose, they (students) cannot be made to wear cartons for writing exams. There is no rule or advice from us,” said the official.

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Meanwhile, state Education Minister S. Suresh Kumar said, “Nobody has any right to treat anybody more so students like animals. This perversion will be dealt with aptly”. However,  college head M.B. Satish has justified the action sttanig it was a trial method they used getting inspire from a smilia incident in Bihar.