Shillong: The Elementary teachers under the banner of Meghalaya SSA Schools Association (MSSASA) today boycotted the exams for Professional Training Course of Diploma in Elementary Education for the 1st batch 2013 by stating a black flag sit-in-protest at Additional Secretariat Parking Lot Shillong on Thursday.
The D.El.Ed exam which commenced today and concludes on 21st November 2017, was boycotted by the teachers.
It may be noted that the decision to boycott the exam was taken at a meeting organized by the Meghalaya SSA Schools Association (MSSASA) Central Body on November 4, at Khasi National Dorbar Hall Mawkhar, Shillong after the state government and NIOS were unable to realize the demands of the teachers.
In this connection, H M. Marbaniang General Secretary, MSSASA informed that the teachers will continue to boycott the exams which will conclude on November 21.
He further said that concerning the matter the state government should bring out a solution and clarification on the matter at the earliest.