ISLAMABAD: Minister of State Baleeghur Rehman on Tuesday chaired a meeting of “All Pakistan Professors and Lecturers Association”.
He said any nation cannot progress without giving respect to its teachers. He listened to the issues of professors and lecturers of Government Colleges and assured them that their problems would be redressed soon.
Retirement Policy, Up gradation of college teachers, increase in income tax rebate, increase in retirement age to 65years, professional allowance for college teachers, reservation of admission seats for the children of teachers, allocation of plots on retirement and mergence of adhoc reliefs in basic pay were discussed in the meeting. The Meeting was attended by the Joint Secretary education and other senior officials of the Ministry.