Khotang, 12 May, 2015Â : 122 schools of Khotang has been destroyed by the devastating earthquake of April 25. As per the statistics of Khotang District Education Office, the disaster has destroyed 255 rooms of 122 schools in the district.
District Education Officer Ganesh Prasad Bhattarai said, “The teaching and learning activities have come into resumption after making arrangement of temporary learning centre in the quake-ravaged schools.” He further said, “The collection of details of loss is still on. The number of schools affected by quake may go up”.
20,000 students are compelled to study languishing under the tent on vulnerable condition after the resumption of school education.
Currently, around 75,000 students are studying in 493 community schools in the district.