Data on School Closures due to RTE Act (as of Oct 2016)

Sr. No.StateSchools Closed*Closure Notices Served**Closure Threat***
  20142015-1620142015-1620142015-16
1Andhra Pradesh400141NA102800767
2AssamNA#NANANANA145
3Delhi3003000NANA7501893
4Haryana713NANANA13791206
5KarnatakaNANANANA81465
6Madhya PradeshNANANANANA1500
7MaharashtraNANANA700014041539
8OdishaNANANANANA573
9Punjab1170191NANANA219
10Tamil Nadu574NANA7461000NA
11TelanganaNANANANANA75
12Uttar Pradesh1170NANA50288NA

Notes:

* Schools Closed : Private schools declared shut as per official government documents such as closure notices or reports
** Closure Notices Served : Actual closure or show-cause notices served to the schools by any competent authority
*** Closure Threat : Non-official public announcements made by government officials or ministers with or without actual closure notices issued
# NA : No specific data available in public domain as of August 2016

  • Click here to see School Closure Data as on May 2016.
  • Click here to see School Closure Data as on 18 March 2014.