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"Our contention was that the regular scale was a dying cadre. Moreover, contract teachers were appointed under certain terms and conditions which would be nullified if they were entitled to regular pay scale," RK Mahajan, education principal secretary said.
In Delhi, which boasts of best infrastructure, the student-teacher ratio stands at an alarming 1:47 while for MCD primary schools, it is 1:45. In Finland, recognised for its good education, it is at 1:13.
New Delhi, Feb 12 (ANI): Locals residents on Friday staged a protest outside the Jawaharlal Nehru University campus in the national capital against the organising of a meet to “mourn” the hanging of 2001 Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru and JKLF cofounder Maqbool Bhat. One of the protestors, who is also a teacher, said the act is intolerable and unacceptable in a country like India.
Kolkata, Jan 06 (ANI): Madrassa teacher Kazi Masum Akhtar on Wednesday said it had been nine months since he was brutally attacked by some hardliners for training students to sing the national anthem in his school in Kolkata. On 26th March 2015, Akhtar was brutally attacked in his school by some hardliners from the neighbouring area, over allegations that he was hurting religious sentiments of the Muslim community. He stated that he had paid the price for being patriotic. He added that he is still waiting for justice from the state government.