TET Qualified Candidates Stages Protest Demonstration In Kokrajhar


KOKRAJHAR, MAR 25: Teacher’s Eligibility Test (TET) qualified candidates of Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR) districts have staged a two-hour sit-in-protest demonstration in front of main gate of Bodoland Territorial Region Secretariat, Bodofa Nwgwr in Kokrajhar on Friday in support of demanding noble authority to adopt procedure for the placement of Assam primary TET qualified candidates in the vacant post of the schools in Bodoland belts with immediate step.

Hundreds of TET qualified candidates from several districts of the Bodoland Territorial Region took part in the sit in protest demonstration with holding banner, placards and shouted slogans demanding immediate step to make a procedure for placement of TET qualified candidates across the Bodoland belt in the schools against the lying vacancies in the schools.

The protest demonstration was organised by All BTR LP & UP TET qualified association to put pressurise the state government and BTR government while making placement in the schools of Bodoland region districts.

Notably, nearly 6000 TET qualified candidates across the BTR districts (LP & UP school), including Kokrajhar (1359), Chirang (792), Udalguri (1917) and Baksa (1888). The TET qualified candidates are not make placement across the Bodoland region districts till date and leading the life on aspiring of getting job engagement in the schools.

A memorandum was submitted to the chief executive member of BTR Pramod Boro through the deputy commissioner of Kokrajhar seeking immediate step towards the making procedure to make placemen of TET qualified candidates in the schools of Bodoland region districts.

The association said that the appointment process has been designed and it is going on in full swing in other districts of Assam excluding Bodoland belt area.The result of Assam TET 2021 was declared on 15th December (2021) and revised result was declared on 28th January (2022) and under the direction of SSA vide advertisement-A vide No.EAA/SIU/125/2021 Pt-1/39 dated 18/09/2021 district wise verification and other necessary activities pertaining to appointment of the same have been executed by the concern authority,but in case of BTR area are not a single word has been uttered by education department whether,the appointment will be held or not despite having considerable vacancy in BTR.

The protestors demanded immediate step while making placement of TET qualified candidates across the BTR districts.