Assam: Total 3,743 posts of teachers to be provincialised


GUWAHATI: As part of the Assam Government’s initiative of provincialisation of educational institutes, a total of 3,743 teacher posts will be provincialised in the first phase.

While secondary education department has got the approval to provincialise 355 new schools, 2812 posts of teachers, higher education department has got the approval for the 931 posts which include principals, assistant professors and tutors.

Among them 241 posts are from 27 new colleges. On the other hand, 690 posts are from already provincialised colleges.

The government will notify the list for the first phase on August 20.

Taking to Twitter, Health, Finance and Education minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma wrote, “Instead 15th August, we will notify the first phase of school /college provincialisation on 20th August 2020.”