Kerala: Award-winning teacher now a sweeper in school

Published: 20th June 2022 06:26 PM  |   Last Updated: 20th June 2022 06:29 PM  

Even as the schools reopened in the state on Wednesday, a group of teachers took up a new role with trepidation -- as part-time or full-time sweepers. They were among the 344 single teachers who had been rendered an invaluable service in 272 Multi Grade Learning Centres (MGLC) in tribal areas. They lost their jobs after these centres were shut down by the government on March 31.


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