Handwara: Awami Itehaad Party (AIP) president and MLA Langate, Engineer Abdul Rasheed Sheikh Saturday unlocked a school at Dard Haji Rajwar in Handwara area where not even a single teacher was on duty.
According to the statement issued here, Er Rasheed reached the venue at around 11:00 AM and found around fifty students waiting for the teachers who had not been attending the school since many days in this remote area.
MLA Langate along with the villagers broke main gate of the school and attended students.
“The matter was brought in the notice of Commissioner Secretary Education who deputed the officers from the district administration and Deputy Commissioner Kupwara to the spot,” the statement added.
Taking strong notice of Deputy CEO’s carelessness and negligence, Govt as per the statement placed Deputy CEO under suspension with immediate effect and posted three teachers in the said school.
The lawmaker later appealed Govt. officials to take care of their duties and serve the people the way they deserve.
He added that people in his constituency will respect all those who will discharge their duties while serving in his constituency but at the same time will ensure a stern action against those looting the public money or showing negligence while discharging their duties.