VIDEO CREDIT: THE VOICE OF SIKKIM
A six-year-old girl from Kashmir is dissatisfied with her online classes' long hours and has decided to raise the issue with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The girl stated that her classes begin at 10 a.m. and last until 2 p.m. “There is English, Mathematics, Urdu, EVS, and computer class.”
The video clip, which was posted on Twitter on May 20, has got over 5 lakh views and 16,000 likes. Approximately 3,500 users have retweeted the video and several others have reacted to her complaint saying her “cuteness level was more than the altitude of Himalayas.”
The six-year-old kid is seen comparing the burden of her classes and homework on a student of her age to that of senior students and requests that PM Modi explain why. She goes on to tell the PM that she has back-to-back classes from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., which adds to her mountain of homework.the video has even got a response from J&K Lieutenant Governor (L-G) Manoj Sinha.
J&K L-G tweeted, “Very adorable complaint. Have directed the school education department to come out with a policy within 48 hours to lighten burden of homework on school kids. Childhood innocence is gift of God and their days should be lively, full of joy and bliss.”https://twitter.com/OfficeOfLGJandK/status/1399398844228464641?s=20
The young girl can be heard complaining about her online class schedule from 10am to 2pm. She also listed all the subjects taught to her in an attempt to list the miseries of homework assigned to kids of her age. “There is one class of English, one of Maths, followed by one of EVS and one of the computers,” she can be heard saying.
The appeal to reduce school work for small children won several hearts on the internet Monday evening. Many Twitter users also commended the prompt efforts taken by the L-G to reduce the burden of homework.