Bandipora: Rehar-e-Taleem teachers working under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) locked Zonal Education Office (ZEO) office here in Bandipora on Thursday.
The protesting teachers locked the office after they got a whiff about the ZEO disbursing their salaries as per 6th pay commission, a protesting teacher told Kashmir Reader
The ReT teachers in the valley are on strike from some time, demanding their salaries be regularised and delinked from centre, and have announced not to accept salaries unless government paid as per 7th pay commission.
On Thursday the salary for the month of May was released, however, teachers have refused to accept it.
The teachers have also called a protest on Eid day.