Education dept employees hold protest rally in Mardan

MARDAN    -   Hundreds of Class-IV employees of the Education De­partment held a protest rally in front of Mardan Press Club for the acceptance of their demands.

The rally attended by the office-bearers of employ­ees association besides a large number of Class-IV employees of the Education Department.

Later addressing a news conference, the employ­ees leaders said that the government had announced an allowance in January but hasn’t yet been received. They said that despite having a percentage quota, no Class-IV employee has been promoted for the last 30 years. Highly educated and double MA people are working as Class-IV employees, so they should be promoted, they added.

They warned that if the government did not solve their problems, then they would be forced to start a protest movement in this regard.

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