26 out of 28 teachers found absent in college
Karachi, April 21(The News): During a surprise visit to the Government College for Women, Korangi-4, the
Director General (Colleges) Sindh, Dr Mohammad Ali Shaikh, found 26 out of 28
teachers, including the college principal Khurshid Fatima, absent from their
duties on Friday morning. The college, which has an enrolment of about 2,500
girl students, had majority of students present.
The students were
waiting for their teachers to carry out the classes since 8:30 am, but only two
lecturers in addition to some locally hired cooperative teachers were present by
The DG found hundreds of auditorium chairs lying in the open
space in the college ground. On enquiry, he was told that they were there since
a Milad programme was held in the auditorium many days ago.
The DG took
serious note of the state of affairs in the college and on his orders, the
Director (Human Resource) Prof Asghar Khan demanded an explanation from all the
26 teachers on Friday.