HDA workers union protests over non payment of salaries and pension.


HYDERABAD -- Mehran Workers Union of Hyderabad Development Authority (HDA) held a protest here Monday, demanding payment of salaries and pension to the authority's employees.

Addressing the protesters, the union President Irshad Ali said the HDA's employees and retired employees had not been paid their salaries and pensions, respectively, for the last 5 months.

The union's general secretary Muhammad Aslam Abbassi claimed that the recovery of water bills of Water and Sanitation Agency (WASA), a subsidiary of HDA which was the leading revenue generating arm as well, had increased the recovery of the water bills since...

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