Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that implementation of laws to protect domestic workers’ rights was responsibility of the government and society.
He said this while chairing a meeting regarding Punjab Labour Policy and steps taken for welfare of workers in Islamabad.
He said only making laws for protecting the rights of workers’ is insufficient, the real challenge is to ensure its implementation in letter and spirit.
He said various steps taken by the government for welfare of common man and down trodden segments of the society is above any kind of political gains.
The prime minister was given a detailed briefing about workers’ rights and protection to their self-respect, provision of congenial working environment and formulation of various laws for welfare of workers by the Punjab government.