Dhaka, 27 June, Abnews: Teachers and employees of non-government educational institutions are continuing their fast unto death programme for the third consecutive day.
The teachers and employees of non-MPO educational institutions have been observing the programme under the banner of Federation of Teachers and Employees of Non-MPO Educational Institutions in front of the National Press Club since June 25 demanding inclusion of all their institutes into the government's monthly pay order (MPO).
There are 5,242 approved non-MPO institutions with around 80,000 employees. Some 1,624 institutions were included in the MPO list in 2010.
No institute has been included into MPO list since 2010.