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700 Factory Workers Sacked in Karachi

KARACHI: A Textile factory situated in city’s site area on Tuesday sacked as many as 700 of its employees.

The factories in Sindh are closed amid lockdown to combat coronavirus outbreak.

The sacked employees including women, elders and youngsters in large number protested outside the factory over the harsh decision of sacking their services.Media player poster frame

Speaking to the media, the protesting employees said they were asked to leave the factory by the management by saying that their services are not required anymore. They said that the mills owner also released last month salary with deductions.

The protesting sacked employees said they are fired without any reason by the mills owner in this crunch economic time, now what they will do to win bread and butter for their families?

On the other hand, the owner of the mills said they don’t have any more orders export is also shut, how can they give salaries to the employees?