Govt appoints Principals in 61 colleges

JAMMU: Government on Thursday ordered appoinment of 61 College Principals in the state.
The Higher Education Department as per its order number 684-HE of 2017 dated 12-12-2017, has disposed of this long pending issue of appointment of College Principals in the Pay Band of Rs. 37400-67000 + AGP 10000. The matter has been ultimately disposed of on the basis of recommendations of J&K PSC and opinion of the Law Department.
President, College Teachers Association, Srinagar and Jammu has termed this appointment as a constructive step which shall serve a long way in uplifting the standards of Higher Education in the State besides acting as a morale booster for the faculty.