Guwahati, February 21: In a first of its kind experiment, the Education Department of the Assam Government today transferred as many as 8550 Assistant Teachers across the state. The transfers were done in order to ensure the social and cultural comforts of the teachers, said state Education minister Himanta Biswa Sarma.
“We have affected the online mutual transfers of 8550 assistant teachers, both regular and contractual, of elementary education. This was done after taking consent of all” stated Sarma in a tweet.
It must be noted that the whole process was carried out online where teachers from across the state participated for mutual transfer.
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