Vikarabad: Following teacher transfers effected recently, not a single teacher is left with 112 primary schools and there is not a single permanent teacher in 23 government upper primary schools. Most of the teachers have got themselves transferred themselves to villagers on the periphery of Hyderabad.
Staff crunch in government schools telling on education in Vikarabad district
At the end of the teacher transfers, the number of vacancies of teachers in all categories put together is 123. The number of head master posts vacant is put at 28. Similarly, 20 school assistant posts have remained vacant. Also, 75 LFHM posts also have fallen vacant on account of the transfers. In fact, 49 gazetted head masters have been transferred in Vikarabad district from one school to other. But, 30 gazetted HMs have been transferred to other districts. Only three gazette head masters have joined schools in Vikarabad district. This leaves 28 head master posts remaining unfilled. Some teachers predict posting senior teachers as incharge head masters who can do justice to neither post.