Ashfaq Sarwar Reviews Labour Policy


Ashfaq Sarwar reviews labour policy

LAHORE, Jan 3 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 03rd Jan, 2017 ) : Provincial Minister for Labour and Human Resource Raja Ashfaq Sarwar chaired a meeting to review implementation on labour policy and newly enacted Punjab Prohibition of Child Labour, Brick Kiln Act 2016 and Punjab Restriction on Employment Children Act 2016.

In the meeting, developments regarding brick kilns, issuance of social security card and khidmat cards were also discussed. It was told in the meeting that up till now more than 38,000 cards were issued.

The minister directed participants to make sure that a verification process should be crystal clear so that the deserving children should get fruits of this labour-friendly policy. He further directed to expand the restriction on child labour policy to auto workshops, hotels, petrol pumps and restaurants.