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SRINAGARScores of teachers from Hajin, Sumbal, Quilmukam and Gurez today stages a massive protest demonstration outside the office of zonal education officer at Hajin in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district. Protesting Rehbar-e-Taleem (ReT) teachers were demanding pending salaries from past four months, they were also demanding D-Link of salaries.
The agitated teachers said their salaries have not been released from past four months.“Government has forced us to come on roads, since our repeated pleas have fallen on deaf ears. Instead of holding protests here, we should have been teaching at our respective schools,” said a teacher.  The teachers said they are facing immense hardships due to non-release of their salaries from past four months. On the occasion, ReT teachers warned the Government of prolonged agitation if their demands are not met. They also demanded regularization of ReT teachers who have completed their five-year term.