Kathmandu, GEFONT support Group Baharan, has called on GEFONT leadership to take initiative to address the problems faced by Nepali workers working in Bahrain. GSG Bahrain President Cde. Yubraj KC and members has requested for support in the meeting with GEFONT President & Vice President in GEFONT office.
During the meeting, Cde. KC informed that the GSG Bahrain is cooperating with the Bahrain Trade Union and GEFONT to work for the rights of Nepali migrant workers working in Baharan.
Meanwhile, He has informed about the problems faced by Nepali Migrant Workers in Baharain. Nepali workers working in Bahrain are not getting work as per contract; especially domestic workers are not able to travel easily due to the ban. He urged GEFONT to take initiative on these issue to draw the attention of the government to solve the problems.
GEFONT President Cde. Binod Shrestha said that GEFONT has been working seriously on the rights of migrant workers. Organizing them in destination & lobbing for migrant worker's rights with Government. He expressed his commitment that GEFONT will always work to protect worker's rights. He thanked to the Bahrain Trade Union for their cooperation as well as the GSG Baharain for organizing the migrant workers for their rights.