"20,000 posts of teachers in IIIrd grade, 9,000 teachers in IInd grade and 2,800 lecturers will be filled up soon and RPSC has been asked to complete the task," Education Minister BK Sharma told the House.
    
The district collectors and district education officers have also been directed to adjust the faculty strength by shifting excess teachers to schools where vacancies exist, the minister said.
    
During the Zero Hour, speaking on the issue of damaged roads in Jaipur due to heavy rains, Urban Development Minister Shanti Dhariwal told the House that a budget of Rs 350 crore has been earmarked to repair damaged roads and on new carpeting for Jaipur alone.
    
During Question Hour, Revenue Minister Hemaram Choudhary assured the House that new districts would be constituted after receiving report from a high-level committee by October 31.
    
Replying to a question of a BJP MLA Nirmal Kumawat, the minister said there were demands to constitute 42 new districts in the state, and to settle the issue the high-level committee was set up on May 28, 2012 but its tenure was extended till October 31 2013.

(Agencies)

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