In a major reshuffle, education department today transferred 1004 teachers in all fifteen zones of Rajouri district.
As per sources, around 62 teachers have been sent to schools facing extreme shortage of staff. They said that the transfers were ordered after zone wise screening committees submitted the proposals.
"On the directions of Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and Education Minister Naeem Akhter, around 62 teachers of different zones of the district have been sent to the schools located in far flung areas like Khawas, Moughla and near LoC in Rajouri, Nowsher, Manjakote zones" an education department official said.
He said most of the schools in these areas were under staffed and the newly selected teachers have been sent to serve there. Sources further informed that transfer list of Masters for Rajouri district will also be issued within a day or two.