The chief education officer, Kishtwar, Kuldeep Sharma, Saturday withheld the salaries of two teachers, who allegedly carried alcohol inside a school building in Bungam-Chingam area on Thursday.
While talking to Greater Kashmir, the CEO said, "Thesalaries of Abdul Rashid and Suneel Kumar, both SSA teachers posted inGovernment Primary School, Bungam-Chingam, have been withheld. I have alsosought an explanation from them."
He added, "I came to know about the shameful incident onFriday night."
Meanwhile, the concerned zonal education officer (ZEO) hasbeen asked to conduct an in-depth inquiry.
The CEO also assured the locals that strict action shall betaken against the teachers, if they are found guilty.