The Balochistan government has promoted as many as 835 Junior Vernacular (JV) Teachers and Mual-lim-ul-Quran, both male and female, from scale 9 to 14. The Junior Vernacular Teachers (BPS-09) were promoted to the rank of Junior English Teachers (BPS-14) and Muallim-ul-Qurans (BPS-09) to the rank of Junior Arabic Teachers (BPS-14), said a notification issued here.
The Balochistan government was all set to uplift the standards of Urdu medium schools, by providing them quality education at par with the English me-dium schools. According to official source, a com-prehensive policy would be formulated in this re-gard for improvement of public sector Urdu medium primary schools.
Balochistan government has also given approval to recruit teachers on stop-gap arrangement basis to tackle the challenges and overcome the workforce shortage in the education sector.—APP