Jammu & Kashmir:Jammu & Kashmir government withheld the salaries of 10 government employees of Education Department Kishtwar.
Inquire has been ordered against them because of their reckless behavior and for creating ruckus and serious law and order problem in Kishtwar.
On the day of protest some teachers forcefully barged inside the main entrance gate of DC Office and subsequently entered inside the premises of DC Office Complex, Kishtwar, in which some teachers delivered hate speeches while throwing all the service conduct rules in winds openly.
It was reported that the one Principal, lecturer, masters and teachers forcibly compelled other teaching staff to participate in the protest at large and constrained the school authorities to close down the schools due to which a lot of inconvenience was faced by the students in absence of their teachers.
The teachers whose salaries are withheld are Prehlad Bhagat Principal, Govt HSS Boys Kishtwar, Ramesh Kumar, Lecturer GHSS Boys Kishtwar, Pardeep Koul, Master working in GHSS (Boys) Kishtwar, Farooq Ahmed Butt, Master Govt Middle School Kuchhan, Dev Raj Teacher HS Shaana Thakrie, Tanveer Ahmed Maik Teacher City Middle School (Girls) Kishtwar, Mohd Hafiz Teacher P/S Dassa, Nagseni Education Zone, Rajesh Parihar, UPS Filler Thakrie, Reffaz Malik Teacher GHS Dambar, Mushraff Bashir ReT GMS Hasti, Kishtwar.
Further, Mohd Hanief Malik, Additional District Development Commissioner, Kishtwar has been appointed as an Enquiry Officer who shall conduct discreet enquiry into the matter and furnish the report to the office of DDC within a period of 15 days positively along with the recommendations for initiating disciplinary action against above noted erring teaching staff