The Federal Government has announced to regularized the posts of 1461 school teachers who are serving under National Education Foundation, and thus their basic salaries as well as gross salaries will also be increased.
This will be implemented form the first of the December this year. Educational Minister Gilgit-Baltistan told the Federal Minister that for the last many years these school teachers have been serving with for salary as meager as Rs 300o PKR p.m. in National Education Foundation schools, where approximately a total of 55 thousand students are involved, who belong to the weak financial back grounds.
Minister of Education Gilgit-Baltistan, Dr Ali Madad discussed the issues with the Federal Minister for Education, Waqas Akram and it was decided to increase the salaries up to 8000 PKR. The teachers have been demanding the increase in their salaries for a long time.