KARACHI -- A large number of Home Based Workers (HBWs) staged a rally on Monday on the
occasion of the International Day of Home-Based Workers (HBWs) here.
The participants of the rally called upon the Sindh government to issue early notification of rules and procedures of Sindh Home-based Workers Act so that the law could be practically implemented.
The rally started from Fuwara Chowk marched on the Karachi Press Club (KPC), led by HBWWF Central General Secretary Zehra Khan.
A large number of HBWs belonging to different sectors, particularly women home-based workers attended the rally.
Carrying flags, banners and placards they chanted slogans in favour of their rights.
Addressing the rally, Zehra Khan said the home based women workers of the country, especially Sindh province, as a result of their untiring struggle of 10 year have gotten accepted their legal status, which is a historic milestone not for the home-based workers of this country but also for this region.