Madras HC calls for ban on homework for Class I and II students, pushes for lighter school bags

Meera Emmanuel May 30 2018

In an effort to prevent the destruction of young minds by a faulty Indian educational system that children are thrust into, Justice N Kirubakaran of the Madras High Court has ordered a prohibition on homework for students in classes I and II, across CBSE as well as other state schools across the country.

The order was passed in a writ petition filed by Advocate Purushothaman, who had raised several concerns pertaining to student welfare, including the . . .

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