Tag Archives: Labourers

25 labourers abducted from Bannu

At least 25 labourers were abducted from Bannu district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Monday, police said. The police said the incident took place in Mandan Gate area of the district when armed

Demo with bodies staged at Super Highway

A demonstration with bodies of seven Pashtun labourers – killed by unidentified attackers in Turbat, Balochistan – was staged at the Super Highway on Wednesday. According to details, unidentified assailants forced their

BLF kills seven labourers in Kechh

At least seven non-local labourers were killed by armed men in Kechh district, 1,050kms southwest of Quetta, on Tuesday in an attack claimed by the Baloch Liberation Front. According to reports, the

Court sets 16 bonded labourers free

Justice Mamoon Rashid Sheikh on Tuesday ordered release of 16 poor people, including women and children, after recovering them from illegal custody of two landlords of Gujrat district. They were working as

34 labourers abducted from Bara

34 workers, including 30 coal miners and 4 road constructors, were abducted from the Kala Khel area of Tehsil Bara, according to media reports. The official sources confirmed the incident and said

Court liberates 56 bonded labourers

Fifty-six labourers, including 13 women and 28 children, were released on Thursday after Samaro police recovered them on court orders from the agricultural farm owned by Waheed Qaimkhani. Janu Machhi had filed

Fire from marriage fireworks engulfs two labourers

LAHORE – Two labourers Saleem and Asif died while another Asif sustained injuries from a fire which erupted in a foam godown when firework sparks from a marriage ceremony fell in the godown located in Shahdara late on Saturday night.
Javed was running a small unit in a two-story building in Qureshi Mohalla in Jiya Mosa where the labourer used to prepare foam.
Two houses away, Shahzad’s mehndi was being held. Police said that Shahzad’s friends and family members fired