TEACHERS PROTEST

  • 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...
  • Odisha: 50 injured as college teachers clash with police February 22, 2013

    Bhubaneswar: At least 50 persons, including women, were injured when private college teachers and security personnel fought a pitched battle in front of the Odisha assembly in Bhubaneswar on Friday, the police said. The Mahatma Gandhi Marg virtually turned into a battlefield after the police used water canon and tear gas...
  • After Sarpanch, cops rough up teachers in Punjab December 7, 2011

    Sukhna: Even before the controversy over the slapping of a female teacher by an Akali Dal Sarpanch could die, there was a face off between the teachers and the police in Punjab. Protesting teachers and villagers were roughed by the policemen at Sukhna village in Muktsar. The incident occurred when the teachers...