Around 5,000 teachers are working in different schools under the Samgra Shiksha programme of the Centre since 2002 in the state. These teachers get Rs 25,000-30,000 per month. They are also entitled to get leaves.
The dismissal of the plea was confirmed by a lawyer associated with the case. The lawyer said the petition was dismissed as being non-maintainable and on merits. The detailed order is not yet available.