Labour Day being observed today

Labour Day being observed today

ISLAMABAD: Labour Day is being observed today with the renewed pledge to acknowledge and promote the dignity of labourers.

The Day is marked by different rallies and seminars to highlight the fundamental and basic rights of workers.

Labour and traders organizations have chalked out special programmes to highlight the significance of the day.

Seminars will be held in different cities to pay tributes to those who laid down their lives in Chicago in 1886 for the rights of the labourers. 

In connection with the Day, Radio Pakistan has prepared special programmes to create awareness among the masses about the rights of the labourers and to express solidarity with this vital segment of the society.

News and Current Affairs Channel of Radio Pakistan has planned special Marathon Transmission to mark the day. APP/AFP