Teachers protest in front of Punjab CM Amarinder’s residence

Patiala, Feb 22: Teachers on Saturday were protesting in front of the Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh’s residence to advertise at least 12,000 posts and issue a notification of 595 backlog posts for them.

Teachers, who have cleared the Teacher Eligibility Test, are requesting for more jobs.

They further demanded that the state government should relax the age limit, pushing it up to at least 42 years of age.  

Police have rounded up the protesting teachers.

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