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HC refuses to stay CCTV installation in classrooms

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The High Court on Thursday refused to grant interim stay on a government decision to instal CCTVs inside classrooms in state-run schools here.

A bench of and Justice said that there was nothing wrong with putting closed-circuit televisions inside classrooms and it will not affect the children's right to privacy.

The court was hearing a plea by against the CCTV project. The government opposed his plea, saying that CCTV feed will be password-protected and accessible to parents and not to any strangers.

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First Published: Thu, September 13 2018. 19:38 IST
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