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Meghalaya: 100 LP schools with single teachers in Tura Division

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TURA, July 06: An RTI has shed some light on the extremely poor state of education in Garo Hills which found that about a hundred schools in just 3 blocks of West Garo Hills (WGH) in the Tura Division having only one teacher for the entire primary section. The revelation brought forth the challenges faced by students as well as teachers as they struggle to balance imparting education and the humongous task of juggling between classes.

An RTI filed by Maxbirth G Momin, a social activist from Tura found 20 schools in the Gambegre block, 33 in the Dalu block, and 40 in the Rongram block to have only one teacher each for the primary section. These include both the deficit as well as government LP schools even as these schools cater to more than 2000 students in various classes.

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