By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Feb 8: 10 college teachers launched a relay hunger strike at NG College, under the aegis of the Federation of Government College Teachers' Associa-tion (FEGOCTA), today.
Speaking on the sideline of the protest, one of the teachers, Dr M Kuber Singh of DM College of Science, said that the relay hunger strike was launched following the cease work strike by the undertaken by college teachers demanding implementation of the 7th UGC Pay and Regulations.
Informing that teachers from Imphal College, DMC Science, GP Women College, MB College and NG College are taking part in the relay hunger strike, he said that the protest will continue tomorrow as well inside DM College campus, with participation of more teachers.
He then reminded that FEGOCTA has also decided to boycott the coming PG examinations from February 14 if the State Government still neglects its demands.