by Farman Karim Baig
Gilgit, June 9: Teachers and staff hired for F. G. Girls High School, Gulmit, are teaching at other schools, or drawing salaries sitting at their homes. Two grade sixteen non-local female teachers, a non-local lab assistant, a non-local ancilliary staff and another non-local male teacher hired by the government against posts created while upgrading the girls’ middle school Gulmit, are not performing their duties and yet drawing salaries from the government. This was stated during a meeting held between a delegation of young political leaders and activisits who met the Education secretary of Northern Areas.
The delegation comprised of Abuzar Ali (ex member of district council, Aziz Jan, chairman union council and Farman Ullah, PYO Hunza.
The issue of an examiner who allegedly threatened students at the Gulmit Boys High School was also raised during this meeting. The secretary told the delegation that it is the responsibility of KIU to conduct exams. He also called the concerned authorities at KIU and informed them about the complaints.