Srinagar: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday directed to release the pending salaries of SSA teachers before Eid-ul-Fitr.
The decision while chairing a high-level meeting regarding the issue of SSA teachers who have been protesting since last week demanding the salaries before the festive occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.
“Chaired a meeting regarding the salaries of SSA teachers to find a swift resolution to this issue,” Mehbooba Mufti tweeted.
She also tweeted “directed to release pending salaries immediately and look into other issues seriously.”
The teachers had threatened to intensify the protest demonstrations across the state and observe the Eid as ‘black day’ if their salaries were not released ahead of the festival.