Contractual teachers hail Akbar Lone

Srinagar, June 21: Appreciating the efforts of Minister for Higher Education Muhammad Akbar Lone for quality education, College Contractual Teachers Association has condemned the allegations made by some persons against him.
“Since the day Lone has taken the charge as education minister here, the quality of education has improved. He is the only education minister who is visiting far flung area and redressing grievances of contractual lecturers forthwith,” said the Association led by its President Afshan Gul.
They said that it was Lone who gave them an opportunity to carry on with their jobs despite of having no NET or other relevant degrees under new rules. “After serving as contractual lecturers in different colleges for last 21 years, we had become irrelevant after UGC made NET, M. Phil and other degrees mandatory for this post. But it was Lone who appreciated our services and experience and allowed us to continue our services,” they said.

Lastupdate on : Fri, 21 Jun 2013 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Fri, 21 Jun 2013 18:30:00 GMT
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