APTA convention

 Thanks giving day and APTA convention on approval of latest model time scale for primary teaches.


CHITRAL: A thanks giving day cum All Primary Teaches Association (APTA) Convention was held at Government high school Booni some 75 KM from here under the chair of Muhammad Ashraf president APTA Chitral.  All primary teachers thanked to government of KPK on approval of latest model time scale for primary school teachers. Office bearers of APTA and other teachers expressed their views while they thanking to provincial government and paid rich tribute to Provincial Chief Minister Amir Haider Khan Hoti as well as Sardar Hussain Babak provincial education minister. Speakers on the occasion demanded for increasing of rupees 40 as In-charge allowance for head of primary schools to 500 per month. They also demanded for construction of more class rooms and appointment of teachers in primary schools. They said that only two teachers  teaches to 6 Classes in primary schools to students setting in two rooms only. They said that it is not only difficult for teachers to control 6 classes but terrible for students who setting in two rooms only and facing great problems especially in summer season and hot weather. APTA demanded for early issuing of notification of time scale to finance department so as to release fund for teachers who promoted to next scale. They also criticized Executive district officer primary and elementary education for his negative behaviors towards teachers causing for poor result in secondary school certificate result of 2012 in which government schools show very poor result. They also demanded for early maintenance of class rooms in primary schools which are in a very dilapidated condition.   They also expressed full confidence on leadership of provincial president of APTA Malik Khalid Khan.


President APTA Chitral Muhammad Ashraf stressed upon teachers to teach their students with great honesty and interest and they must perform their duty with great enthusiasm. He thanked provincial government for giving them time scale promotion to 9 and 10 scale. He said that APTA success to increase unattractive area allowance for primary school teachers as well as trying to increase fire wood allowance. He also thanked provincial government for approval of basic pay scale  12 to primary school teacher. They will be promoted to Basic Pay scale 14  after 15 years service and to scale 15 on 22 years or above service. He said that their genuine demand was fulfilled by government and this is their moral obligatory to look after and teach their students who are architects of future. Some lady teachers demanded for their  posting   at their home station because in case of posting in far away stations they face numerous problems. A large number of primary school teaches from the entire sub division participated in thanks giving day and APTA contention. 


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