This visit was to take forward his “agenda of taking the MCD and the institutions under it to newer heights.
New Delhi: To upgrade teaching, technological and physical infrastructure in MCD schools, 25 schools have been identified as pilot projects, authorities stated.
Lt Governor V K Saxena on Saturday visited Nagar Nigam Pratibha Vidyalaya in H-Block, Ashok Vihar, accompanied by top officials of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD), the Raj Niwas said in a statement.
This visit was to take forward his “agenda of taking the MCD and the institutions under it to newer heights in a mission mode,” it said.
Addressing the teachers and staff present on the occasion, the LG promised to make schools run by the MCD to “highest standards by providing the best teaching, technological and physical infrastructure to them”.
“For this purpose, as a pilot, 25 schools have already been identified and work will be started there at the earliest. The same would gradually be undertaken in all other remaining schools run by MCD,” Saxena further said.
The LG assured teachers that he will do everything possible to provide them with an enabling work atmosphere and exhorted them to put in their best by remaining consistently updated and proactive so that their students are shaped mentally as well as academically at par with the best among their peers. Saxena, who also took a round of the school premises, while appreciating the general upkeep and maintenance, instructed that cleanliness be ensured daily, broken classroom furniture be replaced and the library be updated with the latest relevant resources, he added.