Visually, physically challenged teachers assigned poll duties

  • | Saturday | 23rd March, 2019

For UP assembly election in 2017, I was assigned election duty but the order was cancelled later. This is unnecessary harassment but all we hope now is that our duties are cancelled,” said Vijendra Singh. Vikrant Kumar who uses callipers due to his locomotive disability and Vijendra Singh with 50% disability in his legs were also assigned poll duty. Meerut: Tejveer Singh, a visually impaired Sanskrit teacher at Kendriya Vidyalaya here , was taken by surprise when he learnt that he has been assigned election duty as polling officer. The three teachers have never executed election duty before.

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