TANK, 24 November: Municipal workers here staged a protest demonstration against non-payment of salaries for the last five months.The protestors blocked road in front of the offices of Tehsil Nazim and tehsil municipal officer and chanted slogans against the administration for not providing them salaries on time.

They were of the view that the Tehsil Nazim and TMO had pledged that their outstanding due would be paid to them on November 20 but to no avail.
“Until all our outstanding dues are not paid to us, we will not perform our duties and our protest will continue,” remarked one of the protestors. He added that they would not hesitate to take any step for their rights.

Meanwhile, the concerned official of the local administration said that provincial government had been approached in this regard and salaries of the municipal workers would be released soon.

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