Former defense Minister and political veteran George Fernandes pressed that members of All India Navodaya Vidyalaya Staff Association (AINVSA) should
get their pension and gratuity.
Mr. Fernandes said that these teachers are from all parts of the country, and they have been deprived of their rights.
Association has blamed the Central Government for not providing them with basic facilities like pension and gratuity.
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas were established in 1986.The country today has 567 Navodaya Vidyalayas.