Education Minister KA Sengottaiyan disowned the circular that was issued by the department instructing officials to take actions against schools found culpable for this discriminatory practice.
Chennai: Days after reports emerged that Tamil Nadu Education Department was cracking down on schools where students were made to wear different-coloured wrist bands based on their caste, Education Minister KA Sengottaiyan said that no action will be taken in the matter.
“The tradition of students wearing coloured-wrist bands will continue. The circular was not brought to my notice and I was not aware of it,” Sengottaiyan said.
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