KARACHI: A large number of journalists & labor rights activists converged here today at the Press Club to observe May-Day (International Labor Day).
President Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) G. M. Jamali, while addressing the ladies and gentlemen in the audience has lauded the sacrifices of the activists of 1886 Haymarket Square affair in Chicago and presented red salute to those who gave lives fighting for the workers’ rights.
Speakers noted that today’s workers were enjoying some rights due to the revolutionary initiative of May Day activists.
Those who spoke on the occasion included, among others, President Karachi Press Club Imtiaz Khan Faran, President Karachi Union of Journalists Hassan Abbas, Justice (R) Rasheed A. Rizvi (former CJ SHC), Mian Raza Rabbani (former chairman Senate) and Karamat Ali (Executive Director PILER).
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