Pune Bans Educational Tours To Beaches, Hills After Murud Beach Tragedy

A Coast shield helicopter can be seen during the hunt operations at Murud Janjira seashore. (documentphotograph)
PUNE: within the wake of the Murud beach tragedy that claimed 14 lives, the Pune schooling branch has banned instructional excursions to beaches, rivers, lakes and hills days

The office of Deputy Director (training) of the area today issued a round in this regard. also, no permissionmay be granted for such trips outside Maharashtra.

inside the wake of the tragic incident in Murud, we’ve issued a circular in which schools and juniorcolleges had been advised now not to take academic excursions to risky and perilous locations likebeaches, rivers, lakes and hills,” the circular read.

“If excursions are being organised, ok teachers have to be accompanying college students,” saidRamchandra Jadhav, Deputy Director (education), Pune area, which incorporates Pune, Ahmednagar and Solapur districts.

also, permission might not be granted for academic excursions out of the state, he stated, including“consent letters from mother and father had been made a should“.

schools and junior faculties task excursion tours will ought to put up a testimony on stamp paper, Mr Jadhav said.

The measures come days after 14 students of the townprimarily based Abeda Inamdar college drowned off Murud seashore in Raigad district all through a picnic on Monday.