By Francis Khongwar
Shillong (Meghalaya), Jan 18 : The Deficit School Teachers under the banner of the Federation of All School Teachers of Meghalaya(FASTOM) today announced that they have withdrawn their agitation programme after a fruitful discussion with Meghalaya Education Secretary Amrose Marak today, January , 18, 2022 .
Speaking to the media, the President of FASTOM, Kenth Shadap informed that the state Government is not in a position to absorb the Deficit School Teachers in the state as Government teachers, but reiterated that better salary with annual increment will be given them.
Shadap also said that he was hopeful that it will keep its assurance, so that the teachers may not face financial problems. He also said that the state Government has not fixed any time frame to materialize its commitment, but the Education Secretary Amrose Marak has said that the teachers should also follow up the matter with the state Government, so that the purpose is achieved.