NPIW employees demand regularizationSeptember 22, 2014
KARACHI: Employees of National Program for Improvement of Watercourses (NPIW) organized a hunger strike camp outside Karachi Press Club (KPC) over delay in regularization of their contract jobs on Tuesday.
The employees’ complaint for being not regularized after nine years of services rendered despite the bill regarding regularization has been passed in Sindh Assembly back in 2013 and correspondingly the Supreme Court of Pakistan (SC) has also passed a verdict in favour of employees on April 30, 2014. Adding, they were not getting salary for last three months.
Moreover, they appealed Chief Minister Sindh, Qaim Ali Shah, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Faryal Talpur, and concerned provincial ministries to ensure release of their pending salaries and regularization of their jobs on immediate basis.