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SSA teachers launch three-day campaign

It is CLS’s debut lit fest in the city,which will stimulate the literary leanings of the people of Chandigarh.

CHANDIGARH: Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) Teachers’ Welfare Association,UT,launched a three-day letter posting campaign in which letters written by over 1,000 teachers will be sent to Shivraj Patil,UT Administrator and president of SSA governing council. Through letters,Patil has been requested to intervene in the matter pertaining to the speedy and time-bound regularisation of 1,228 junior basic teachers and trained graduate teachers teaching at government schools in Chandigarh since 2005.

Chandigarh Literary Society to hold LitFest

CHANDIGARH: The Chandigarh Literary Society (CLS) has decided to organise the first Chandigarh LitFest — Literati 2013 — on November 23 and 24 at the Lake Club in the city. Chairperson of Chandigarh Literary Society,Sumita Misra said on Thursday,“Literati 2013 aims to bring together writers of different genres with local literati. It is CLS’s debut lit fest in the city,which will stimulate the literary leanings of the people of Chandigarh and encourage creativity among budding writers of the region”.