KARACHI - Sindh Minister for Education and Literacy Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has said that a ban has been imposed on transfers and postings of the teachers in education department for two months.

The purpose of this action is to solve the issues of bio metric system which is being faced by the teachers, he said.

These directives he issued while presiding over a meeting in his office on Tuesday, said a statement.

Secretaries Education Schools and Colleges Iqbal Hussain Durrani and Pervaiz Ahmed Seehar also attended the meeting.

He said that certain complaints were being received regarding bio metric system and we were trying to resolve them timely.

He also directed not to disturb curriculum activities while doing repair and renovation work at school buildings and the development work should be done class-wise so that the students might continue their studies smoothly.

Jam Mehtab directed the officers concerned to whatsapp pictures of the schools before and after completion of repair and renovation work in order to judge quality and transparency of the work.

He asked the secretary education schools to enhance check and balance system to stop leakage of the development funds.

Meanwhile, the Minister directed DG Private Institutions to prepare a detailed report about fees increased by some schools.

He also asked Secretary Education Schools to implement deceased quota policy in letter and spirit.