Patna, Sep 27: Students of a government school who were on an excursion trip as part of Mukhyamantri Bihar Darshan Yojna were allegedly made to sleep on the streets outside the Patna zoo.
An inquiry has been ordered into the matter, R.K. Mahajan, the Principal Secretary in the Education Department told media.
Students of a government school of Champaran who were on an excursion trip as part of Mukhyamantri Bihar Darshan Yojna were allegedly made to sleep on the streets outside Patna zoo on Tuesday night (September 25). #Bihar pic.twitter.com/YFsG3334Bu
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The students belonged to government middle school in a village in East Champaran district arrived in Patna to visit the Sanjay Gandhi Zoological Park and other places.
According to the offcial, “After the trip was over, their bus driver told their teachers that the vehicle had developed a problem and expressed his inability to drive it on Tuesday night. With no other option, the students were asked to sleep on the pavement,” an official said.
The students then forced spent the night on a pavement off Bailley Road.