They fear schools might not promote their children if they fail to clear the fees in full, adding to their stress.
School authorities, however, have denied the accusations labelled against them. They say they are merely telling the parents to clear the fees in order for them to pay the teachers and keep the institutions in operation.
Measures will be taken to elevate students to higher classes once the government decision on the matter arrives, they say.
Many schools have been conducting online classes amid the pandemic. Parents, however, have been critical of these classes saying they have been ‘ineffective.’
The government announced the closure of all schools and educational institutions in the country on Mar 17 following the outbreak of the novel coronavirus...Read More