KARACHI Sep 24,2021- A large number of sacked employees of various federal departments on Friday arrived at Supreme Court Karachi registry to protest against their termination from services. Today, Chief Justice Gulzar Ahmed was hearing different cases at the Karachi Registry.
A large number of sacked employees blocked a road out side the Supreme Court building.
Traffic was jammed due to the protest of the employees.
A heavy contingent of police reached the spot. The administration held talks with the protesters and advised them to open the road and record their protest by staging demonstration on one side.
The sacked employees were carrying banners and chanting slogans for restoration of their jobs. They raised slogans, “We want justice”.
Employees of various departments including Intelligence Bureau, PSO, OGDCL joined the protest.
Around two weeks back the court ordered to sack the employees from different federal government departments who were restored through presidential order in PPP government in 2010.
These employees were recruited in Benazir Bhutto government, but were sacked by the Nawaz Sharif government. After 2008 elections when PPP came into power, it restored them.