Govt teachers barred from poll duty

The circular dated November 8 quotes the High Court’s July 22 order which directs the government to withdraw teachers, lecturers, professors and principals working on deputation in departments other than educational institutions.

The Court had observed that the students were bearing the brunt of the continued absence of the teachers who were deputed on other duties.

The circular, signed by G Kumar Naik, Secretary, Education Department, states that the headmasters of primary and high schools, and principals or faculty of PU colleges would be committing contempt of court if they violate the rule.

Assembly elections 2019 | Get the latest news, views and analysis on elections in Haryana and Maharashtra on DeccanHerald.com


For election-related news in Maharashtra, click here

For election-related news in Haryana, click here

DH Newsletter Privacy Policy Get top news in your inbox daily
GET IT
Comments (+)