An official from the Education Department, on a condition of anonymity, informed that the classes would begin for the students in subjects they got compartmental results. The state government approved to convert a total of 100 schools to " Vidyajyoti Schools" with state-of-the-art facilities for providing quality education in 2021. All these schools were affiliated to CBSE under Mission 100. Later, more schools were brought under theVidyajyoti scheme. As per the CBSE results, the Class 10 and Class 12 recorded 61 percent and 55 percent pass percentages this year. Different political parties including CPI(M) and Congress criticized the BJP for the unplanned conversion of Bengali medium schools to English medium with a shortage of qualified teachers. CPIM state secretary Jitendra Chowdhury criticized the former Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb and former Education Minister Ratanlal Nath for the situation and said.

Source-Hindustan Times