A comparative glance at the figures reveal that online admission seems to have increased the number of applicants for the RTE quota seats.Last years figures were dismal:
- 336 out of the 554 schools in the list of education department failed to fill up even a single seat under the 25 per cent quota
- Only 3,308 students were admitted under the RTE quota (25 per cent) against the 12,818 seats available in 554 schools (including unaided minority schools)
This year, 6,560 students applied online for 8,243 seats in city schools as on Monday, the last day of the admission.
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