Under the pilot programme, multi-choice examinations were conducted in October whose toppers were felicitated on Monday. Students from 60 Kendriya Vidyalayas in Delhi region participated in the programme.
AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria said teachers play a pivotal role in development of value systems in the society and promotion of healthy behaviour like oral hygiene and avoiding sugar-rich food and beverages early in life
Over 22,000 contractual teachers working across KVs in India. While the salaries of the regular teachers are paid by the government, the contractual teacher depends upon the respective regional bodies.
A total of 21 Kendriya Vidyalaya buildings across the country have been found partially or fully unsafe in an audit by the HRD. The maximum of these decades-old buildings are in Maharashtra (8), followed by Assam (3).
The bench observed that the matter deserves to be looked into preferably by a Constitution bench of five judges and directed that it be placed before the Chief Justice of India to be allotted to an appropriate bench.