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Labour day observed in Larkana division.

LARKANA -- Labour day was observed in Larkana, Kamber-Shahdadkot, Shikarpur and Jacobabad districts, on Wednesday to pay homage to sacrifices of Chicago workers.

A rally was taken out by Watan Dost Mazdoor Federation Sindh to commemorate the Labour Day, in which hundreds of workers and labour leaders participated.

Trade union leaders Aziz Abbasi, Nisar Ahmed Shaikh, Khalid Chandio, Hashim Gaad, Mohammad Shafiq Qureshi, Commrade Dawood Siyal led the rally, which started from Labour Hall Lahori Mohallah Larkana and marched on various roads of the city and terminated at Jinnah Bagh.

In this regard a workers meeting was held at Nizamani Labour Hall Larkana addressed by labour leaders.

More than 20 trade and labour unions, including Municipal workers union, Rice factories labour union, Workshops union, participated in the May Day rally, to pay homage to the martyrs of Chicago.

Speaking in workers meeting at Nizamani Labour Hall Larkana, Nisar Ahmed Shaikh, Khalid Chandio, Hashim Gaad, Aziz Abbasi, Abdul Rauf Korai and others said the struggle for emancipation of the workers and for freeing them from employers' exploitation will be continued, despite all odds in the way.

Peoples Labour Bureau Larkana district also taken out a rally in this regard and held a public meeting at Jinnah Bagh Larkana.

President of Peoples Labour Bureau Jaweed Mangi and others led the World Labour day Rally.

Rallies and meetings were also held in Kamber-Shahdadkot, Shikarpur, Jacobabad and Kashmore-Kandhkot districts, in which thousands of workers participated and paid glowing tributes to those who sacrificed their lives in Chicago for the rights of workers.

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Publication:Balochistan Times (Baluchistan Province, Pakistan)
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Date:May 2, 2019
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