Peshawar, FATA community teacher has staged a demonstration at Peshawar against the FATA secretariat on Tuesday. More then 100 male & female teacher participated in protest at warsak road Peshawar. Protester burns the Tyre and blocked the road. Students have also participated with their teacher in demonstration.
Teachers belong to different tribal agencies has blocked the road and they shout against the FATA secretariat, protester they have banners in which they mark their demand. According to tribal teachers since 19 month they didn’t received salaries.
Protester said that project for the tribal students was started in 1998, government hire the teacher on contract bases. They said the 1912 teachers were teaching educating the 84000 students in tribal area of Pakistan. But the government didn’t even pay to salary, they blamed the FATA secretariat for not paying salary, that’s make the condition worst of tribal teachers. Women teachers whose also participated first time in protest talks to media and said that government didn’t take serious action for the teachers.
Tribal woman teachers said that government didn’t appoint us on permanent base , even provincial government appoint the teacher on permanent bases but FATA as the federal administrated area so they didn’t appoint us a regular teacher.
During protest road was closed for three hour, the management of FATA secretariat close down the doors of the secretariat during protest and they call to police for security. After three hours the protester leaves the area.’