'92 schools closed in Chikmagalur'

'92 schools closed in Chikmagalur'

The school should have a minimum of five students. The teachers and villagers were asked to enrol the students.  However, they could not increase the strength of students, said Deputy Director for Public Instructions  Ranganna.


The students who were studying in the schools which have been closed will be given travel allowance of Rs 150 and have been shifted to neighbouring school.


In Chikmagalur—26 school, Kadur—7 schools, Birur—9 schools. Traikere—4 schools, N R Pura—2 schools, Koppa—4 schools, Sringeri—9 schools and Mudigere—31 schools have been closed down.