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2014

The following were enforcement actions taken by the CPE.

 

Date

Name of Private Education Institution/ Manager

Action Taken

Notification

17.02.2014

Natarajan Panneer Selvam,

Manager/director of Kalaibharathi International School Pte Ltd (KBIS)


Entity No. 200806420H

Conviction

The accused pleaded guilty and was sentenced for:

  1. Knowingly assisting an unregistered school provide private education under Section 34(1)(a) read with Section 34(3) and punishable under Section 61(2) of the Private Education Act Cap 247A. The Court imposed a fine of $10,000 and in default 10 weeks’ jail.

  2. Failing to ensure that KBIS complied with a lawful direction to refund students their course monies under Section 34(6) read with Section 34(8) and punishable under Section 61(2) of the Private Education Act Cap 247A. The Court imposed a fine of $8,000 and in default 8 weeks’ jail.

Antecedents : Nil