|ReT Forum holds monthly meeting,|
|Early Times Report|
Udhampur, Aug 5: A monthly meeting of J&K ReT Teachers' Forum today held at Udhampur under the chairmanship of State President Vinod Sharma & District President Lekh Raj Parihar which was attended by delegates of Forum from all the eleven zones of the district. While speaking on the occasion Vinod Sharma while highlighting the burning issue of SSA teachers and masters expressed his deep concern on the delay in implementation of 7th Pay Commission in favour of SSA teachers and masters as benefit of 6th pay commission has already been given to them and delaying the benefit of 7th Pay Commission has put the SSA teachers and masters in mental trauma .
He also said that the delinking of SSA salary from the source of funding (MHRD) to state budget has not been done so for thereby creating a sense of uncertainty among the nation builders whose families are suffering badly and this delaying attitude of the government is forcing the teachers to come on roads . He appealed all the ReTs of Jammu province to reach Press Club Jammu on August 9, to participate in a peaceful protest demonstration against the callous approach of the government to resolve this issue and appealed the government to come up with the resolution of these issues so that any more confrontation between the nation builders and the government be avoided and studies of the students may not suffer.
Others who also spoke on the occasion were : Sukhdev Singh Sumbria, Sham Sharma ,Sukesh Khajuria , Sandeep Sharma, Jagdish Chander Sharma, Vijay Sharma, Anil Sharma, Swaran Singh , Ajaz Wani, Som Raj , Rekha Thakur , Dharuv Singh, Ashok Kumar, Parshant Sharma , Binder Kumar,Ashok Mathur, Suresh Sharma, Kuldip Singh, and others.