Minister for School Education Dokka Manikya Varaprasad explained on Wednesday that the government was formulating an action plan where in the fee in private schools would be fixed on the basis of infrastructural facilities.
Varaprasad said the government had taken a serious view of the complaints and decided to crack down on schools charging high fee. He would convene a meeting shortly with the parents, student unions and the managements to discuss the issue. 'We are very particular about imposing a ceiling on the fee,' he said and added that discussions were also on with the officials to evolve a fee structure that was beneficial to the parents. To a query on unqualified teachers, he said the government machinery would also take a look at the teaching faculty.