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AAP to raise teachers’ issue in Parliament

Tribune News Service Chandigarh, March 11 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today came out in support of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA) and computer teachers and announced raising the issue of their regularisation in the upcoming session of Vidhan Sabha and the ongoing session of Lok Sabha. In a joint statement, AAP state convener Bhagwant Mann, Leader of Opposition Sukhpal Khaira, co-convener Aman Arora and Deputy Leader of Opposition Sarabjit Manuke said this attitude of the government towards teachers was unacceptable. They said representatives of different teachers unions submitted a memorandum to the party and told how the government was harassing teachers and planning to cut their salaries by 70 to 80 per cent. Mann said just like the Akali-BJP, the ...