KARACHI: Sindh Minister for Labour, Transport, Mass Transit and Information Syed Nasir Hussain Shah has directed the Social Security and workers Welfare Board officials that they should get up their efforts to complete their development projects without further delay for benefits of the workers and their families on priority.
This he said while holding a meeting to review overall progress and performances of the both institutions at SESSI Head office Committee Room here today. Secretary Labour Abdul Rasheed Solangi, Vice Commissioner SESSI Shah Mohammad Shah, Secretary Workers Welfare Board Sindh Asif Memon and other officials attended the meeting.
Shah said that development works should be immediately carried out in Ghotki, Sukkur and Nooriabd without further delay. DC Ghotki would be approached to allocate the land for the purpose immediately.
He also directed that Labour colonies would also be taken up for providing all basic infrastructures. New Labour colonies would be set up at Ghotki and Ghaghar Phatak for which the respective Deputy Commissioners may be approached for the allocation of land immediately. Besides all schools and colleges for workers children should also be provided with shortcomings of furniture, necessary machinery and equipments.
The Minister Labour also exhorted that universalization of social security scheme should be made for all workers. He also said that qualifications and degrees of all employees should be verified from respective universities and boards.
Secretary Labour Abdul Rasheed Solangi briefed the Minister Labour about various steps taken for the benefits and facilities so far provided to workers and their families.