Chief Minister Raghubar Das has constituted a high-level committee to consider the demands of Para teachers. A committee has been constituted under the leadership of Education Minister Neera Yadav, in which Development Commissioner DK Tiwari, Finance Commissioner Sukhdev Singh and Education Secretary AP Singh have been included.
The Chief Minister has directed that the high-level committee will consider making new rules for increasing the honorarium of teachers, appointment of TET pass candidates etc. The Chief Minister has also directed that the high-level committee should make a formal recommendation on the other demands of teachers.
The Chief Minister said that in the recent past, the information of the death of many Para teachers has been received. He has announced Rs. 1 lakh to the dependents of Para teacher from his discretionary fund. He said that after getting the rules, financial assistance will be provided to the dependents of Para teachers from Para teacher welfare fund.
The Chief Minister has appealed to all Para teachers to return to work. At the same time, it was also said that the government is serious on the demands of Para teachers and their interests will be taken care of in every possible way.