TMA workers boycott duty in Khar.


BAJAUR -- Workers of tehsil municipal administration, Khar, on Tuesday started boycott of duties to protest nonpayment of their salaries for the last one year and delay in regularisation of their services.

They started boycott of duties hours after their protest demonstration held outside the tehsil municipal officer's office in Khar, which was attended by scores of workers.

It was third such demonstration of TMA workers during last several days. The protesters said that about 45 employees had been working at the tehsil municipal administration, previously called Khar municipal committee, since December 2014.

They said that after the merger of tribal districts with the province the Khar municipal committee was replaced by tehsil municipal administration last year while services of some of its officials had also been regularised.

However, they added that services of...

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