CM seeks detailed report on death of five labourers
KARACHI—Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah, expressing profound grief on the death of five laborers in a factory of Korangi Industrial area, has directed the secretary labour to submit a detailed report within three days with recommendation of action against the factory management.
The Chief Minister raised a few question that how the labourers were working on holiday (Sunday), what kind of work they were en- gaged for, whether they were covered in social security or not and what safety measure the factory management had taken to protect life of the workers working there?
The Chief Minister directed the Labour Department to give him report of the questions he has raised and the action taken by the Labour Department and suggest action by Chief Minister, if necessary. He vowed that he would not allow any body to usurp the right of poor workers and turning them like-bonded labour.