Kathmandu, General Federations of Nepalese Trade Unions (GEFONT) has been celebrated Social Security Day across the country. Workers pleased & thanks the Government for the launching contribution-based social security programs to Nepal.
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has unveiled the contribution-based scheme on 27 November 2018. Same day in the evening GEFONT has welcomed Social Security Day by lighting lamps across the country.
The government has marked Mangsir 11 of the Nepali calendar as Social Security Day.
A long awaited Social Security scheme has been launched & the newly unveiled system would bring onboard all haves and have-nots, employed or unemployed and also those who lose their jobs due to various circumstances. This scheme will make significant changes in the workers life.
GEFONT Vice President Cde. Kamal Gautam said this historic declaration lead Nepalese society towards the socialism & effective implementation of Social Security will lead country towards the prosperity. He further informed more the 150 public places & enterprises the workers celebrated the Social Security Day by lighting lamps.