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Srinagar, Nov 20: 

Civil society Dangiwacha, Rafiabad have demand establishment of a Degree College in the area at the earliest.

In a statement received by Ziraat Times,the area’s civil society group has said that the Higher Education Department had in 2012 proposed Degree College for Dangiwacha.

“In that regard the department had got the feasibility report and identified the state land but till date no formal order was issued for the establishment of Degree College.”, the statement reads.

The people in the area say that there are nine feeding higher secondary schools within a radius of 9 km.

“We have state land available at prime location more than 50 kanals at Dangiwacha Dandoosa road and 30 kanals at Yarbug. The students of the area have to travel 20 to 40 Km to reach the college. There are more than 1500 girls students studying in the feeding higher secondary schools. The dropout rate of the students is higher in this area”, Imtiyaz Rasool  chairman of the civil society group told Ziraat Times.