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More daughters are enrolled in public schools while sons are sent to private ones

Starting 2016, girls have outnumbered boys in the Secondary Education Examination, in a clear indication that more and more parents are sending their daughters to school. Though female population has always remained higher than men’s in the country, it reflected in the secondary schooling only three years ago. More daughters are enrolled in public schools while sons are sent to private ones
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Binod Ghimire
Published at : March 22, 2019
Updated at : March 24, 2019 06:58
Kathmandu

Binod Ghimire

Binod Ghimire covers parliamentary affairs and human rights for The Kathmandu Post. Since joining the Post in 2010, he has reported primarily on social issues, focusing on education and transitional justice.


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