From a Correspondent
Tezpur, Oct 8: At a time when the Education Department of Assam is making assiduous efforts for enriching the standard of education in various schools throughout the State, major allegations have cropped up in the Rangapara area for irregularities in attendance of teachers in schools of tea garden areas.
According to sources, many teachers of the primary school at Rangapara Kacharigaon Tea Garden, 12 no. line allegedly remain absent frequently. Local people and parents of the students have allegedly complained to the headmaster as their children are being deprived of proper education.
Local people said that many teachers joined the tea gardens schools in Rangapara for their vested interest only and thus, the students are the sufferers. The local people also lamented the alleged lackadaisical attitude of the authorities concerned.