The North Delhi Municipal Corporation has re-engaged nearly 700 contract teachers at its primary schools. The decision was taken on Friday by the authorities.
This move will benefit teachers whose contract got terminated last year. NDMC issued a notification that mentioned about the development. The Commissioner North DMC has given approval for reengaging teachers. The decision has been taken to engage teachers who have worked in the session 2019-20 on contract basis in the primary schools till May 10, 2020.
North Corporation’s Education Committee chairperson Alok Sharma confirmed the move taken by the civic body.
“The proposal to re-engage 667 primary teachers was first approved by the education committee and then it was vetted by the commissioner. The contract of these teachers was terminated in 2020. The move will benefit all the primary teachers who were hit hard after losing their jobs during the coronavirus pandemic,” Sharma said.