It said that only 27 per cent schools have toilets for children with special needs (CSWNs) and 49 per cent of them have ramps and climbing support facilities.
Detailing the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on enrollment, the report said, “While the impact of COVID has hit everyone, it is especially seen in the enrollment of young and vulnerable children such as pre-primary classes. This fall The reason for this may be due to the postponement of admissions due to Kovid-19.
The report said that a total of 25.57 crore students were enrolled in schools from primary to higher secondary in 2021-22 while 25.38 crore students were enrolled in the year 2020-21. It said that an increase of 19.36 lakhs has been registered in the number of students enrolled in this way.
According to the report, the total number of teachers has also declined by 1.95 per cent in 2021-22 as compared to 2020-21. It said that the total number of teachers was 95.07 lakh in 2021-22, which was 97.87 lakh in 2020-21.