TMA Buldozer staff set in hunger strike.
CHITRAL: Tehsil Municipal Administration bulldozer staff set in hunger strike. According to detail some 8 staff who were not given their monthly salary for the last one and half year were set in hunger strike in front of district council office Chitral. Talking to our correspondent Muhammad Afzal said that we were 8 staff working with TMA bulldozer but our salary were stopped one year ago and we are jobless since that. He said that we tried of our best to solve this problem with negotiations but all in vain and we set goes on hunger strike. He said that we will continue our hunger strike till out death if our demand were not fulfilled. While on the other hand Tehsil Municipal Officer Qadir Nasir said that they were totally temporary staff and they were paying conditionally if they collect money from contractors after using these bulldozers they will be paid otherwise there is provision of salary. And they used bulldozer for two years in Sheshi hydro power project but nothing deposited in government (TMA) exchequer. He said that their case is under trial in Peshawar High Court.
Private technical institution gutted.
Lawari institute of technology Hoon Faizabad a private educational institution took fire and gutted its two story building. As a result goods worth of 4 Lacs in the institution were gutted and converted in ashes. Chitral police lodged report and started further investigations.
SDFO Wild life Imtiaz Hussain Lal promoted to BPS-18
Sub Divisional Forest Officer wild Life (SDFO) Imtiaz Hussain Lal of Jughor was promoted to Basic Pay scale 18 who assumed charge of Divisional Forest Officer wild Life Chitral who was already working there as SDFO. He is the first Chitrali who promoted to the post of DFO wild life.