Court declares govt’s notification of hike in private school fee void


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KARACHI: Sindh High Court on Monday has declared the increase of fee notification void and bared the institutions from charging extra fees, Aaj News reported. 

According to reports, the lawyer from the parents’ side claimed that the schools do not issue fee vouchers on time and then charge late fee.

The bench also rendered the government notification regarding the five to 10pc increase in students’ fees nil.

As per law, the schools are only allowed to increase fee by 5pc.