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Data on each child was sold for Rs 4 to Rs 6 to various agencies for marketing, the entire amount in some cases going up to Rs 28,000.(Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo used for representational purpose only)

Chandigarh school students’ data being sold to coaching centres for Rs 4 to Rs 6 per child

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Srishti Jaswal, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2020 06:45 AM IST
About 14 to 15 salespersons employed by various coaching centres in Sector 34, the Mecca of coaching centres, told HT correspondent that they had access to data of students collected from various schools, including their names, class, roll number, name of school and the contact number of their parents
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