Community school teachers demand payment of salaries
PARACHINAR: The teachers of the community schools in upper Kurram Agency asked the government on Tuesday to release their salaries withheld for the last 10 months.Talking to reporters in Parachinar,
the headquarters of Kurram Agency after a meeting, they said they had not received salaries for the last several months.
They said the community schools were facing serious financial problems as the officials concerned were least bothered about such institutions.They said thousand of students were studying in the 45 community schools established by the government in Kurram Agency. They asked the federal government and Governor Masood Kausar to release their salaries forthwith and reserve special seats for teachers in regular government schools jobs.