The High Court (HC) on Monday has stayed a decision of fee hike imposed by the ad hoc committee running Viqarunnisa Noon School and College for one year.
It has also issued a rule asking why the ad hoc committee running the educational institution in Dhaka will not be declared illegal and unconstitutional.
"The court has halted the ad hoc committee's fee hike for one year," said petitioner Akhand.
The High Court bench of justices Zinat Ara and Kazi Md. Ejarul Haque Akondo issued the order after hearing a petition on today.
The education secretary, Chairman of Dhaka Education Board and eight others have been asked to reply within the next four weeks.
The panel hiked monthly tuitions for the school section by Tk 300 and by Tk 500 in the college section.It has also imposed an annual Tk 500 fee on student.