Srinagar, April 18 (KS):- DC Ramban has directed CEO Ramban to conduct inquiry into alleged absence of teachers from GPS Hunga, Zone Ukhral, after a video was circulated on social media even as salary of concerned ZEO has been kept withheld.
“Your immediate attention is invited towards a video which has been posted on social media by one person namely Sh. Narinder Singh regarding absence of teachers in Government Primary School, Hunga, Education Zone, Ukhral on 17.04.2023 (Saturday).” Reads the official communique written by DC Ramban to CEO Ramban, a copy of which lies with the Kashmir Scroll.
“The short video with background commentary also shows classrooms locked and children playing in the open. The undersigned has taken a serious note of the alleged absence of teachers from the said school in the video on the said date of 17.04.2023.” It reads further.
“In view of above, you are directed to conduct an enquiry into the incident with immediate effect and submit a detailed report within seven days positively. Your probe must also focus on how an outsider was able to enter into the premises of the Government School and shoot a video, which also raises concerns about the safety of the school children.” It reads.
“Till further orders, the salary of ZEO Ukhral shall be kept withheld. The matter has been flagged as most urgent.” It reads further.—(KS)