President and PM reaffirm commitment to protect workers rights and welfare effectively.
In their separate messages on the occasion of International Labour Day, they reaffirmed the government commitment to effectively protect the rights and welfare of the workers.
President and PM reaffirm commitment
In his message, the President paid rich tribute to the valiant and heroic struggle of the workers for their fundamental rights.
He said this day is not only a reminder of the struggle of workers but also an acknowledgement of their contribution towards national growth and progress.
The President said Ehsaas Emergency Cash Relief Program has been launched to provide immediate relief to the deserving class in the country.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Imran Khan expressed his government’s commitment to improve the working and living conditions of workers.
In his message he vowed to supplement their welfare by providing better housing, education facilities and health cover for them and their families.
He said our religion has also emphasized the principles of social justice and respect for rights of people.
The Prime Minister noted workers’ role as pivotal for economic development of any country.
He said his government is committed to ensure that benefits of economic progress translated into prosperity of all sections of the populations including workers.