Himanta Biswa Sarma Press Meet: New Regularisation and regulation & Other Important Announcements

Assam Education minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma today [25/01/2020]has made several  important announcements regarding education sector of Assam in order to increase  the  level of standard of education in the state.

Announcing in front of  press conference in Guwahati, Dr. Sarma has been taken  several  major decisions including job recruitment, regularization of venture school and college teachers.

Here are the some major key  points from Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma’s has released on the conference.

* Initiate of Science stream in colleges, setting up of 100 (hundred) higher schools in tea gardens and upper  gradation of high schools to higher secondary schools will be important measures to be taken within next few  months. 

*Recent Recruitment for 9635 teachers’ vacancy in elementary education department has already been advertised.

*Remaining Advertisement for recruitment of other 6 (six) thousand postswill be notified very soon.

* A total of 15,000 (fifteen thousand) elementary teachers will get appointment very soon.

* Results of High School TET will be declared in February.

* Eight thousand Fresh secondary teachers to be appointed before the end of  Rongali Bihu.

* The State government will provincialise 4993 LP and ME schools. Services of 13,362 teachers will be regularized. 

* Rs.962.93 crores will be released to SMDC for construction of ACR in 10702 schools in 13564 units, partition wall in 7813 schools in 10472 units, boys toilets in 1379 schools and for electrification in 37560 schools.

* State government will also provincialise 626 High schools. It involves 4828 teachers.

* Provincialisation of 30 new colleges which involves around 9 hundred college teachers.

* All the Contractual teachers will get same salary, dearness allowance and medical reimbursement like regular teachers. The proposal will be included in next budget to be tabled on March 4.

* 11000 Eleven thousand state-pool teachers will also get same salary, dearness allowance and medical reimbursement like regular teachers. 

* Services of around 32000 thirty two thousand teachers working under Sarba Siksha Abhiyan will be almost regularised.

* Merger- amalgamation of schools, rationalisation of teachers to be done soon.

* Various new colleges, universities, higher and technical schools/ colleges, Law and B.Ed colleges For the Higher Education Dept, will be established within 6 months. 

* Govt has decided to recruit 665 posts of faculties in college level. The Principals of colleges will have the authority to fill the vacant posts in next 6 months.