Primary school teachers’ ranking is 3rd class. Primary school teachers get a lower salary than that of a government driver. The salary scale of a primary school teacher is Taka 4,700 and a primary school teacher gets a sum total of nearly Tk.8,000 per month.
On the other hand a government driver has a salary scale of Taka 5,400 and he or she gets a sum total of over Taka 10,000. It is well known that education is the backbone of a nation and the foundation of this education is in the hands of these primary school teachers. But these teachers are deprived mostly.