Home / Tag Archives: Strike 2010 (page 5)

Tag Archives: Strike 2010

20th day PTCL Workers Strike : More Arrested – Arrested Leaders and workers shifted to Adyala Jail Rawalpindi – Protests and Strike continue through out Pakistan with new enthusiasm – Lala Hanif (PTLU) Joined protest in Islamabad:

20th day PTCL Workers Strike : More Arrested - Arrested Leaders and workers shifted to Adyala Jail Rawalpindi - Protests and Strike continue through out Pakistan with new enthusiasm - Lala Hanif Joined protest in Islamabad: On the week end (Saturday, 4 September, 2010) workers continue their struggle. They took out rallies. Police tortured and arrested them in Rawalpindi and Islamabad. Unions Leaders and workers Malik Maqbool Hussain, Ammad ul Hassan Qureshi Hassan Muhammad Rana, who were arrested on last day shifted to Adyala Jail Rawalpindi using terrorist act.

Read More »

Dunya TV Coverage of PTCL Workers Strike on (04-09-2010) : Human Rights Activist Farzana Bari Tortured by Police for defending PTCL Workers:

PTCL workers are on strike for pay raise but PTCL management is not paying attention to their demands. Police have arrested 57 employees who staged protest and blocked the road in front of PTCL Headquarters in sector G-8. Police also tortured human right activist Farzana Bari who tried to stop arrests. PTCL employees staged protest outside National Press Club on Saturday and police have registered a case under anti-terrorism act against 150 unidentified persons. The police claimed that the protesting employees opened fire on the police party injuring one policeman.

Read More »

PTCL Strike Hampering Business : 2,32,000 Telephone Lines Dead:

Till September 4, 2010 PTCL 2 Lacs and 32 thousands telephone lines waiting for repair. Beginning from16 August, 2010, Ongoing strike of the PTCL employees for the last one month has compelled the businessmen and industrialists to switch over to other wireless communication (phone and internet services) in order to stay in touch with their local and foreign buyers.Industrialists said the government seemed reluctant to play any role in resolving the conflict, which is hampering business activities. “PTCL is also losing both the revenue and its clientele"

Read More »

Police Action on peaceful PTCL Workers at PTCL H/Q Islamabad: 11 hurts, 150 arrested:

Police Action on peaceful PTCL Workers at PTCL H/Q Islamabad: 11 hurts, dozens arrested: On September 3, 2010 4th day of Dharna, 11 persons, including four policemen, were injured as a result of clash between police and angry employees of PTCL who are on strike for non-acceptance of their demands. The police claimed that the protesting employees opened fire on the police party injuring one policeman. The police, in retaliation resorted to baton-charge and arrested 30 protesting employees after Iftar.

Read More »