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

Sr. No.StateSchools Closed*Closure Notices Served**Closure Threat***
  20142015-1620142015-1620142015-16
1Andhra Pradesh400NA#NANA800586
2AssamNANANANANA145
3Delhi300NANANA750300
4Haryana713NANANA13791206
5Himachal PradeshNA4NANANANA
6JharkhandNANANANA278NA
7KarnatakaNANANANA81400
8Madhya PradeshNA998NANANANA
9MaharashtraNANANA700014041539
10OdishaNANANANANA573
11PuducherryNA1NANANANA
12Punjab1170NANANANA219
13Tamil Nadu574NANA7461000NA
14TelanganaNANANANANA75
15Uttar PradeshNANANA50288NA
 TOTAL315710030779659076043

Notes:

* Schools Closed : 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 on April 2016

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Annexure

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