Saturday, January 29, 2011

    Education, key to development: VP

     Vice President Paramananda Jha has stressed the need for time-bound education programmes for country's development and sustainable peace. Appropriate, time-bound and right education policy is needed for the development of the country, he said while inaugurating 11th general assembly of Kathmandu branch of Private and Boarding Schools' Organisation Nepal (PABSON).
    Right education and vision is needed to transform and develop the country and for this, the state is looking for the contribution of those active in the education sector, he said. "Collaboration and partnership should be developed to remove malpractices prevailing in the education sector." 
    At the function, Central Chairman of PABSON Rajesh Khadka said that the state should scrap education tax.
    Chairman of National Private and Boarding Schools' Organisation of Nepal (NPABSON), Subash Neupane, said that private schools are affected by education tax, bandhs and donation terror. RSS
    source: ekantipur