WAZIRABAD - Deputy District Education Officer Qazi Muhammad Ayub conducted surprise visits to various primary schools of far-flung areas  in the tehsil and suspended four absent teachers.

The teachers who were suspended include Mehmoodul Hasan Shah of Govt Boys Primary School (GPS) Ojla Khurd; Ghulam Mustafa of GPS Chak Dadan; Ghulam Sarwar of GPS Gakkhar Khurd and Jahangir Sarwar of GPS Kaleywala.  All were found absent from their schools.

The deputy DEO stated that the Education Department had adopted very lenient policy in appointments of teachers.”Absence of teachers from their schools specially near annual examination is not tolerable because their absence causes academic loss of the students.”