Imphal: Eight government school teachers posted at Lamdeng Government High School under Lamsang Assembly Constituency have been suspended for not attending school on Tuesday.
The teachers were found absent while education minister S. Rajen Singh visited at the school.
Talking to reporters here the minister said while conducting surprise visit at the teachers were found absent.
“Suspension process of eight other teachers of Lamlong Higher Secondary School who have been found absent during the surprise visit is under process,” he added.
Rajen interacted with the representatives of the agitating college teachers regarding the implementation of 7th Central Pay prior to the press conference.
During the interaction Rajen assured of fulfilling their demand within the month of March.
He appealed the college teachers to resume to their normal work since there is a very limited duration for conducting classes before the semester exams. He also reminded that semister exams have been fixed in April.
Education commissioner M. Harekrisna, education director (U), Dr Rangitabali Waikhom were also present during the press meet.