Thiruvananthapuram: Government is to with draw the new circular issued regulating the appointment of teachers in aided higher secondary schools. This on the basis of state wide protest on the restrictions imposed. Education minister P.K Abdurud denied having knowledge regarding the circular and that made director Kesavendrakumar in real fix. Education Secretary Dr.K. Elankovan also did not know anything regarding the circular.
The circular putting restriction on teacher’s appointment was released on Friday by the Higher Secondary Director. The new circular was to make clarity on the restrictions existed earlier and the minister was not aware of the same explained director Mr. Kesavendrakumar. The clauses will be amended he said.
Teachers associations and managements like NSS raised voice against the circular. Indication says the circular was issued without discussing with the senior officials of higher secondary department.