BCCL man’s Pathshala imparts English medium education for free.
Dev Kumar Verma (32) who works as BCCL assistance manager (Sales And Marketing) has spent more than 3 lakhs to turn his 50 year old house in Katras into an English medium school. Pathshala has 60 under-priviledged children of Katras and adjoining areas studying from nursery to class sixth. Verma spends 30,000 a month on the school. Pathshala has all basic facilities such as separate toilets for girls and boys , a playground and water connection. The school has five teachers who take classes from 9:00 am to 1:30 pm. He also arranged auto rickshaws for students residing in far off places.