Bhushan Sends Legal Notice To Sisodia Over Regularisation Of Contractual Teachers

| July 25 , 2015 , 14:54 IST
Days after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that he would be happy if Supreme Court lawyer and former AAP member Prashant Bhushan returned to the party fold, the latter has sent a legal notice to Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia over the government's alleged "backdoor" regularisation of contractual teachers. [caption id="attachment_91321" align="aligncenter" width="700"]Image: PTI Image: PTI[/caption]   Bhushan, who was expelled from AAP earlier this year, said the Delhi government's June 10 circular for "exclusive" regularisation of existing guest teachers was in contravention of a Supreme Court ruling. ALSO READ: Hypocrite, Shameless, Liar Kejriwal Wants Us Back After Expelling From Party: Prashant Bhushan "Legal notice seeking fair opportunity to all eligible candidates to appear for DSSSB examination for recruitment in teacher positions irrespective of their previous engagement as contract/casual teachers in adherence to Supreme Court's judgement," it said. "Making guest/contract teachers regular without an opportunity to others for such appointments, amounts to back door entry and illegal says SC," Bhushan said. ALSO READ: AAP Is Now Khap, Kejriwal ‘Hitler’, Say Expelled Yadav and Bhushan The notice said "equality of opportunity" was the hallmark of public employment.