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Contractual teachers protest police arrest 500

Bhubaqneswar:Nov27;Hundreds of agitating contractual high school teachers clashed with police at Master canteen square on thursday.The techers,who were protesting against their retrenchment by the state government,blocked the road for nearly three hours.Polish arrested several teachers as they were going togherao Naveen niwas,the chief minister's residence.

The strike ahead of the Class x board exams will afect the students badely.The teachers are on an definite strike demanding their jobs back after the state government cancelled their appointments following anaffidavit in the orissa high court on november 20.

School and education minister Debi prasad Mishra said,"we are discussing the matter with the teachers. 

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