College teachers' body for redressal of issues

Greater Kashmir

Srinagar, Jan 22: The College Teachers Association (CTA) has demanded immediate redressal of issues confronting the teaching faculty across the state.
In a meeting held at Government Degree College Baramulla, the Association accused the government of being indifferent towards their woes.
“There is an unjustified delay in clearance of probation period of newly recruited Assistant Professors for which necessary formalities like ARRs had already been submitted to Administrative department,” said CTA spokesman. “Furthermore delay in issuance of senior scale, selection grade orders in respect of Assistant Professors and senior Assistant Professor also stands pending,” he added.
They also demanded implementation of SRO-124 to selection grade lecturers.
The meeting was attended by Prof Tariq Ashai, president CTA; H S Bali, staff secretary; faculty members and unit secretaries of north colleges.