PESHAWAR, 17 December: The Fata teachers have called off their protest drive after they were assured of acceptance of demands by Chairman Senate and Federal Minister Safron.
President of the All Fata Teachers Association Haji Khan Malik announced ending their protest after a meeting the Chairman Senate Mian Raza Rabbani and Federal Minister Safron Abdul Qadir Baloch.
Talking to TNN, Haji Khan Malik said, “Abdul Qadir Baloch assured that notification regarding our scale promotion will be issued in a few days as the summary has been put up to the Prime Minister for approval.”
The Fata teachers have been protesting for their demands of service structure since Nov 29. They boycotted classes in the first phase of their protest and then moved to Islamabad for a sit-in outside the press club after shutting down schools.