Demanding implementation of Seventh Pay Commission and release of pending salary, Sarv Shiksha Abhiyaan (SSA) teachers on Saturday held a protest, here.
Shouting slogans in support of their demands, they appealed to the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to personally intervene into the matter and issue necessary order for immediate release of their pending salary besides streamlining the same by delinking the salary budget from the source of funding.
The protest was held under the banner of Jammu Kashmir SSA Teachers Forum.
While addressing the protest demonstration, Younis Rahi, State President of JKSSTF, urged the Education Minister to fulfill their demand for delinking of SSA teachers salary from central source of funding and release of same from the State budget.
Protesters, who celebrated Eid as Black Day, warned the State Government to implement Seventh Pay Commission in their favour besides fulfill other demands at the earliest failing which they will go on hunger strike.