J&K moots mandatory 1 yr rural tenure for tutors

It was suggested by Jammu and Kashmir Assembley to make one year mendatory tenure for teachers

Updated: Dec 02, 2011, 14:30 PM IST

Jammu: A panel of the Jammu and Kashmir
Assembly has suggested that the state government should make
one year tenure at far-off government degree colleges
mandatory for all lecturers in the state.

The suggestion was given by the Assurance Committee (AC)
of the Legislative Assembly, which met under the chairmanship
of MLA Nazir Ahmad Gurezi.

The Committee also suggested framing a comprehensive
transfer policy to ensure adequate staff at all higher
education institutions.

It was also suggested that a one year tenure at far off
degree colleges shall be made mandatory for all lecturers

The meeting was informed that more than 500 posts under
different categories are presently vacant in the department.
It was informed that re-organization of the department is also
in the pipeline.