Tenth Independent Transport Workers’ Association of Nepal (ITWAN) convention has been concluded in Bharatpur ,Chitwan electing 33-member new committee under the Presidency of Cde. Bhim Jwala Rai.
The Convention elected Cde. Thakur Ram Shrestha, Cde.Dhyan Bahadur Rai,Cde.Karna singh Gurung and Cde. Bishnu Lama as vice-Presidents, Cde.Nawaraj Ghimire as General Secretary.
Convention elected Cde. Pashupati Regmi and Cde. Niru Thapa as Deputy General Secretary and Cde. Rabi KC, Cde.Devi Bhandari, Cde.Sharmila Devkota,Cde. Jit Bahadur Lama and Cde. Bishnu Parajuli as Secretaries.
The Convention was inaugurated by GEFONT President Cde. Bishnu Rimal. Inaugurating the Convention Cde. Rimal said, When government was trying to implement the Anti-Transport workers policy,ITWAN strongly protest the government decision and made Government compel to withdraw the anti-transport workers policy .Praising the role of ITWAN, President said, recently adopted Social security Act and labour Act also cover the Transport sector workers so everyone need to aware on new labour law and new Social Security Act.