PU employees protest for pay raise

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LAHORE – A number of employees of the University of Punjab on Wednesday staged protest, demanding the government to increase their salaries in line with the inflation rate.

All Pakistan Clerk Association’s PU chapter conducted a rally carrying banners inside the Quaid-e-Azam campus of the university. The rally was led by APCA Lahore president Nasir Rehmat.

The protesters also raised slogans against government’s cold attitude towards its employees with some calling it fatal.

Nasir Rehmat addressing the rally said that the government employees were facing difficult times due to rising inflation.

He also announced to participant a protesting rally against the government to be held on February 10 in Islamabad.