Patna,(BiharTimes): The clearance of National Eligibility Test (NET) will soon be made mandatory for the appointment for the posts of lecturers in Bihar. The state cabinet is likely to take decision in this regard soon.
The Bihar Public Service Commission will now select the candidates for the posts. An advertisement in this regard would be floated at the national level.
A constitutional amendment bill will be brought in the budget session of the state Assembly.
Amendments would be made in the Bihar State Universities Act 1976 and Patna University Act 1976.
As per the existing Acts the Selection Committee of universities are entitled to appoint lecturers.
The Rationalization Committee report says that in all 3,395 posts of teachers are vacant in all the universities of Bihar. It was way back in 2003 that lecturers were appointed in Bihar.