‘U for Ugly’ row: West Bengal education dept suspends two teachers of govt-aided school following outrage over racist content in textbook
Two teachers suspended after a pre-primary textbook in West Bengal government aided school described dark-skinned people as “ugly”
West Bengal: Textbook for pre-primary children depicts the image of a black person as ‘ugly’, parents fume
West Bengal school's pre-primary book described the letter 'U' as 'Ugly' with a person of dark complexion in the picture.
Uttar Pradesh: Primary school terms a 9-year-old ‘characterless’ in his TC for complaining against teacher’s thrashing
This could jeopardise the child's future as this remark in the TC may come in the way of the child seeking admission in any other school.
The parents have alleged that the girls were kept under inhuman conditions
They have also announced that Saturday would be a no bag no book day