Wapda employ protest against government policies and close the Pesco headquarter.


Peshawar, June 2, 2011, workers of Pakistan Wapda hydro electric central labor union has stage a protest against government policies and seal the Pesco headquarter at shami road Peshawar.

More then 500 employees of Wapda regional headquarter close their office and start demonstration on front of head quarter. Wapda employees set black ribbon on arms and cry against the government of Pakistan.

Wapda employees condemn the act of privatization of Wapda and said the current so called democratic government wants destabilize the country, that’s why they politically interfere in organization. Wapda employees staged a rally from Pesco head quarter to shami road and demand for salary increase.

It’s the third day of Wapda employees protesting in Peshawar for their demands.

Leader of Wapda employees labor union Deputy Chairman Mustajab Mazadoor Yar khan talk with the media after the protest and said that government not interested to solved the problems of Wapda employees, even we didn’t received Hard Area Allowance 40 percent nor our salaries increase. He demands for salary increase, 40 percent of hard area allowance and threatened the government if they didn’t farcicalities us we will seal the Wapda office also shut the electricity supply to country.
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