Contract Teachers

  • Contract teachers block national highway, demands regularisation of jobs September 15, 2013

    Over 1,000 contractual teachers have blocked the national highway in Kharar in Chandigarh for nearly a day demanding regularisation of their jobs, giving commuters in the region a harrowing time. The teachers have blocked the NH 21 highway since 2:30 PM on Saturday,  causing massive traffic snarls at Chandigarh-Kharar Highway, police...
  • Bihar: Police lathicharge protesting contract teachers March 5, 2013

    Patna: The Bihar Police on Tuesday afternoon resorted to lathicharge against a group of protesting contract teachers. The teachers had been protesting peacefully when suddenly the police started raining blows on them. The protesting teachers have been demanding that their jobs be made permanent. They have also been demanding parity of...