Karachi, December 20, 2017 (PPI-OT):Sindh Minister for Labour, Human Resources, Transport, Mass Transit and Information Syed Nasir Hussain Shah has said that Union Officials should discharge their professional obligations with hard working, devotion, dedication and full honesty as well as take concrete steps for the provision of basic needs and benefits to the labourers. This he observed while addressing a gathering arranged by the All Pakistan Workers Welfare Board Employees Union CBA held at local hall here.
The Minister Labour has said that PPP is not only talked about but always serious in resolving the problems and issues of the labourers and provided them all possible facilities and benefits. Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has already given clear directions for the welfare projects for the labourers and their families besides many new schools, hospitals and construction of colonies as well as the rehabilitations of present projects and ensure the improvements of the benefits and basic needs.
The Minister Labour has said that he is already instructed my team not to delaying tactics to resolve the issues of facilities of labourers and officials, as all benefits belongs to them. He thanked Sindh CM Syed Murad Ali Shah for releasing matching grant for various development schemes though such funds are meagre but all would be spent for welfare of labourers. He further said that land for such schemes either given by the Government or any philanthropist, it would be built labour colonies on that lands, like wise Asif Ali Zardari Sahab had given free cost of land at Naudero Larkana for the purpose.
Earlier Secretary Labour, Human Resources Abdul Rasheed Solangi has highlighted the various development projects, facilities and needs of the labourers. Secretary Workers Welfare Board Sindh Asif Ali Memon has also given details of the steps taken by the Government and the development schemes network initiated under Minister Labour’s vision and mission.
Renowned labourers leaders Executive Director PILER, Karamat Ali, Habibuddin Junaidi, Liaquat Magsi, Mir Ismail Brohi, Roshan Kalhoro, Qamoos Gul Khatak, President of the Employees Union Muntakhib Alam, General Secretary Waris Shah, Patron Syed Musharraf Hussain Zaidi and others has also speaking about Governmental efforts, policies, welfare and well-being, needs and facilities related to labourers said that PPP is and was established for the labourers.
Pakistan pastly had in elite people party but Shaheed ZAB had retrieved from them and made peoples party. 1% labourers are registered where were others? For which we have to work and planning? Let us do our social responsibility in these institutions other than making union! Si that that their all problems and matters are being resolved. We forget every mistake and negligence but no one could pardoned us human rights of any one so we should play our due role.
Recently 2 day ILO conference was held at Islamabad, where Ministry and province was highlighted as best which is Ministry of Labour and province was Sindh where maximum legislation was made even for the first time tripartite labour conference was also held by Sindh had got honour and taken credit so we should come forward to resolve the people’s problems as in taken initiative in other sectors.
Ensure Pension related issues and fruit of benefits, for which should enhance our capabilities. Bhutto Shaheed had given labour policy which may be extended and further promoted. Those institutions were built including Social security, EOBI and workers welfare board they must play their due role for increase number of the registered workers and it should be strengthened further to constitute boards in such institutions. Shields were also distributed among union officials and office bearers.
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