Patna: Ruling NDA members in the Bihar assembly today raised the issue of alleged arbitrary increase in tuition fee by private schools in the state and demanded that the government take immediate steps to constitute a committee to curb this.
JD(U) member Manjit Kumar Singh raised the issue during zero hour and demanded that the state government bring a private school fees control bill.
He was soon joined by JD(U) and BJP colleagues who stood up in their seats.
As the din continued Congress MLA Sadanand Singh said earlier a house committee had been constituted to look into the arbitrary fee hike by private schools.
After din for a brief period Speaker Uday Narayan Choudhary said he was taking cognizance of the matter which would be looked into keeping in mind the sentiments of the members.