AKPSSA took a protest rally from Saddar to Peshawar Press Club

Peshawar: Expressing grave concern over delaying tactics in the implementation of notified four point agenda regarding their promotion, All Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Subject Specialist AKPSSA took a protest rally from Saddar to Peshawar Press Club.

Holding placards inscribed with different slogans in favour of their demands, the protesters gathered at Sher Shah Suri road opposite Cantonment Railway Station and shouted their full throat slogans against the government.

Salar Islam Tariq, president of AKPSSA who was leading the demonstrators said that on first July 2012 education department had issued notification for their promotion from BSP 17 into 18 but still they were deprived.

He maintained that there was no service structure for Subject Specialist SS for their timely promotion therefore there should be a service structure after every four years. He informed that more than 3000 SS were performing their duties throughout the province.

In the four point agenda, he said that according to the formula 50 percent from grade 17 to be promoted to 18, 34 percent BPS 18 to be promoted to 19, 15 percent scale 19 to be promoted to 20 grades and only one percent of grade 20 to be promoted to next.

He warned that if their demands were not bring into practice they would hold protest rallies at districts level. However, he appreciated provision of service structure to his junior colleges posted in 14 and 16 scales.