Rawalpindi: Lecturers’ and clerks’ associations held a symbolic sit-in on Murree Street on Saturday towards the appointment of Azam Kashif as chief govt officer of the District Training Authority and threatened to shut workplaces and block the excessive road on Tuesday if the federal government from Punjab didn’t withdraw the notification till August 1st.
The federal government on Saturday appointed Mr Kashif to go the district training board.
Previously, the officer was appointed twice within the district, however was transferred on the request of academics and officers.
The Punjab Lecturers Affiliation and Punjab Clerks Affiliation expressed their displeasure, saying the officer had been appointed for the third time within the district however academics and workers wouldn’t settle for him due to his conduct.
All organizations in Rawalpindi that advocate for the rights of academics and staff opposed the reappointment, locking up the CEO’s workplace right here.
Greater than 300 protesters staged the sit-in exterior the Training Places of work on Murree Street and later dispersed peacefully.
Punjab Lecturers Affiliation leaders Raja Aurangzeb, Raja Shahid Mubarak and representatives from Punjab Educators Affiliation, Punjab Topic Specialist Affiliation, All Pakistan Clerks Affiliation Raja Aftab, Raja Shahid Mehmood and English Lecturers Affiliation and others attended the protest.
Members carried placards and chanted slogans in help of their demand.
Addressing the gathering, Raja Aurangzeb and Raja Shahid Mubarak mentioned the protest would proceed till their calls for had been met.
They mentioned the scope of the protest would widen from Monday.
“We might lockdown all Division of Training workplaces from Monday. If the appointment of the CEO shouldn’t be revoked, all Rawalpindi District academics and staff will block Murree Street from Press Membership Rawalpindi to the CEO’s workplaces and maintain a protest march.”
They mentioned there was no political agenda for academics and workers.
The PTI has at all times claimed to comply with advantage, however after coming to energy its leaders have began nominating their favourites, they added.
The protesters mentioned a junior official had been appointed to go the company.
They claimed that the Chief Govt Officer’s perspective in direction of academics and workers, particularly feminine academics, was very inappropriate and indecent.
It’s his routine to droop academics day-after-day for no purpose, they mentioned.
Revealed in Daybreak, July 31, 2022