Workers demand hydel, coal power generation
LAHORE: National Conference of Workers of Information Technology Wednesday urged the government to develop Hydel and Coal Fired Power Generation in the public sector to provide cheaper and abundant electricity in the country.
The conference also demanded the government to check price hike of essential commodities and bring the hoarders, profiteer and black marketers to book. The conference was held at Bakhtiar Labour Hall under the aegis of "Pakistan Wapda hydro electric centrallabour union" CBA. Khurshid Ahmed, General Secretary of the union addressing the conference said that the information Technology workers played a pivotal role for Technological developmentin the country. Pay scale of the various categories of computer staff have been upgraded through a settlement between the union and management, he said. Abdul Latif Nizamani, President, Haji Muhammad Ramzan Achakzai Joint President and others also spoke on the occasion. -App