The government teachers performed a ‘Sadbuddhi Yagna’ at Ambedkar Chowk and prayed to the god to give ‘good sense’ to the government. After performing the yagna, under the banner of Himachal Pradesh Government Teachers Union (HGTU) thousands of government teacher marched toward the Vidhan Sabha pressing the government to implement the 21-point demand charter but the police forces did not allow the teachers to proceed further and the protesters resorted to dharna.
Virender Chauhan President (HGTU) said: “If their demands not met, teachers will take the Dharnas at all district headquarters during the coming months. To start with we would gherao the DC, Kullu, on June 12 during our All India Convention on quality education at kullu” However, the event ended peacefully
Himachal Government Teacher ‘s Union (HGTU) . HGTU is a representative Body of all categories of Teacher in Himachal Pradesh affiliated to all India Secondary Teacher Federation and Education International.