Kolkata: The state government on Thursday appointed Dr Sharmila Mitra as new West Bengal School Service commission chairperson. State School department alreday published a notice on this regard at 10th July.
Subiresh Bhattacharya was the chairman of SSC earlier. He was a VC of North bengal university. According to sources, Subiresh Bhattacharya wanted to resign from the post earlier. A speculation was raised due to his comment.
According to sources, Bikash Bhavan decided to remove Subiresh Bhattacharya from trhe post. earlier, Calcutta High Court has stalled the counselling process for recruitment of higher secondary teachers in Bengal government-run schools due to irregularities. The counselling was to take place from 16-21 July.
Justice Shekhar Bobby Saraf of the High Court today directed the West Bengal Central School Service Commission (SSC) to stop the process while hearing a writ petition by some aspiring teachers.