J-K: Video shows Ramban school locked and children playing outside, probe ordered


The Ramban district authorities in Jammu and Kashmir ordered an inquiry after a video surfaced purportedly showing classrooms of a government primary school being locked and students playing outside in the absence of any teacher.

Social activist Narinder Singh reportedly shot the video at the school in Hunga on Monday.

Taking a serious note of the absence of teachers, Ramban Deputy Commissioner Mussarat Islam sought an inquiry into it and ordered that the salary of the zonal education officer of Ukhral under whose jurisdiction the school falls be withheld till further orders.