ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) government has announced to launch “Mazdoor ka Ehsas Program” on World Labor Day today (Wednesday).
According to details, the decision was taken at a meeting held in Islamabad today chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan.
“Mazdoor ka Ehsas Program” will be launched under the umbrella of PTI government’s Ehsas Program.
The prime minister was also given a detailed briefing about progress on the labour laws and the legal and administrative steps for the welfare of labour community at the provincial level.
The meeting was attended by Chairperson Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) Dr Sania Nishtar, Special Assistants Syed Zulfikar Bukhari, Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan, spokesperson Nadeem Afzal Chan, Special Assistant Yousuf Baig Mirza, Zahoor Awan, Majid Aziz, Shaukat Ali Khan, Dr Alia Khan, Dr Laila Shahnaz. Representatives of the International Labour Organization, World Bank, Asian Development Bank were also present.
It must be noted that World Labour Day will be observed on May 1 (Wednesday) to acknowledge efforts and sacrifices of labour community.