Vasco school installs 14 CCTVs, beefs up security


Acting on recommendations, the Vasco School on Monday installed 14 CCTVs and also beefed up security measures in the premises, a week after the seven-year-old schoolgirl was sexually assaulted in the school.
During a meeting of the PTA and parents on January 17, the management had assured to install CCTV cameras in the school premises and increase security personnel in and around the school premises as an added measure.
The school management has also permanently closed one of the gates by constructing a high wall, while the work to increase the height of the compound wall is also in progress.
With the closure of one of the gates, parents will now have to drop and pick up their children from the main gate.
The official informed parents that security at the main gate and inside school compound has also been beefed up, while two women CISF personnel have been deployed inside the school premises. [H]