Agitating school teacher called off educational strike
After agreement, teachers are to return to work and help run the imminent School Leaving Certificate (SLC) exams smoothly. As per the agreement, the temporary teachers would be made permanent following due procedure including by addressing teachers’ issues in the Education Act eighth amendment bill.
There are some 25,000 teachers working temporarily while 40,000 work under relief quotas. Talking to media persons following the agreement, Education Minister Dinanath Sharma said the government was committed to resolving the problems concerning the teachers and employees.