DEO warns against pirated textbooks

Hyderabad, June 08: The education department has asked shopkeepers not to sell pirated versions of textbooks in the city. In a release issued here on Saturday, DEO, Hyderabad, M Victoria Kumari has asked school authorities to buy textbooks only from authorised shops, the list of which will be sent to schools.

The DEO has further informed that no other item should be forcefully sold along with the textbooks.

“If any such activity is brought to the notice of the DEO, action will be taken against the shops,” the release added. Students and parents should buy books from authorised shops only, it said.