Gurugram, Feb. 24 -- Over 100 parents from at least five prominent private schools of the city protested at the Mini Secretariat on Tuesday against alleged overcharging of tuition fees by the school authorities, with most of them complaining that students' full access to online classes have been blocked after they objected to paying the fees.

Parents complained that they have been getting emails and WhatsApp messages from schools regarding full payment of fees at a time when schools have been closed for months due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Senior district administration officials, however, said that a clarification has been sought from the district education officer on the matter. "The details of the matter have been submitted to the depu...