Nizamabad chapter of the Students Islamic Organization of India organised a Dharna in Nizamabad for condition of Govt. schools and colleges on 10th July 2013. Leaders from various political parties, NGO’s working for education, Vidya volunteer unions, teacher unions and other organisations of Nizamabad participated in the dharna and addressed hundreds of students from various schools and colleges.
While speaking at the dharna, City President Abdul Hakeem said that while there already is a deficiency of 12 Lakh school teachers, around 50,000 VVs have been removed after a Supreme Court ruling. Due to this, hundreds of schools are closed. He demanded that Govt. take immediate action and a temporary arrangement be made in the meantime till new permanent teachers are appointed.