Patna: Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar was in for a shock on Saturday when an 11-year-old boy, a scholar of sophistication 6, approached him whereas he was interacting with individuals and pleaded with him to get him admitted into a personal faculty because the high quality of training within the native authorities faculty the place he research is dismal.

A video clip of the incident, which occurred at Kumar’s native village of Kalyanbigha in Nalanda district the place he had gone to attend the loss of life anniversary of his spouse, has since been circulating on social media.

“Sir! Pay attention Na Pranaam…I wish to examine. Please assist me. The academics have no idea tips on how to give high quality training on the authorities faculty of Neema Kaul,” he instructed the CM and pleaded with him to get him admitted in a personal faculty.

The arrogance of the 11-year-old boy impressed the CM who instructed officers to make association for his research.

Later, the boy, Sonu stated his father Ranvijay Yadav works as a curd vendor. “He consumes alcohol with no matter he earns or I earn. I don’t have cash to attend a personal faculty,” he instructed reporters.

Sonu stated he provides tuitions to 40 youngsters of as much as class 5. “If the federal government helps me, I additionally wish to turn out to be an IAS-IPS officer,” he stated.

In keeping with a report launched by the United Nations Instructional, Scientific and Cultural Group (UNESCO) in 2021, a complete of 56% (amounting to 2.2 lakh) educating positions in authorities colleges are mendacity vacant in Bihar, of which 89% are in rural areas, which is the very best within the nation.

Bihar additionally has a poor student-teacher ratio. In keeping with official figures, Bihar has 72,663 authorities colleges, together with 42,573 major, 25,587 higher major, 2,286 secondary and a pair of,217 senior secondary colleges.

The state authorities has expedited the method of appointing 1.25 lakh academics within the state. “The boy’s assertion speaks volumes about training and Prohibition in Bihar,” stated Congress chief Anand Madhab.

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