Punjab government approves extension in contract of over 10000 educators


RAWALPINDI, Dec 17 (Online): Education ministry has accorded approval to the extension in the contract of over 10000 educators in Punjab.

These educators were appointed in 2015 on contract basis and their contracts were going to expire this month. Earlier it was decided to lay off them before winter vacations.

A circular to this effect has been issued to all education district officers and competent authorities stopping them from removing these teachers from service. The accounts officers have been directed to pay them salaries on December 30.