Kathmandu, GEFONT President Cde. Binod Shrestha Said "To resolve the labor problems there should be unity to overcome the new challenges & should protect the achievements addressing the Karnali Province Gathering in Surkhet.
Speaking as a chief guest, President Shrestha, further said that GEFONT is there where the workers are; now the Workforce should be prepared for the rights acquisition of workers Not just to demand.
Meanwhile, addressing in the gathering, Minister of Social Development of Karnali, Minister Dal Rawal said that linking the step from the economic development of the workers and creating a workforce will be giving special emphasis on good labor relations. Minister further informed that the labor law of the Province government will be implemented immediately and this step will be an important achievement for the working class. Speaking on the occasion, Province Member of CPN Cde. Amrit Bahadur BC said " Workers are not getting as per their hard work, he further suggested that every program of the province should increase the accessibility of labor and move forward through the organized way.
Senior labor officer of the Labor and Employment Office of Surkhet , Mr. Shyam krishna Acharya informed about the facilities provided by the labour office. Likewise, GEFONT Vice president & Province in charge Cde. Bidur Karki informed about decent work, workers rights, CBA rights Equal pay for equal work & workers issues.
In the meeting held under the Presidency of Province President Cde. Tej Prakash GC, there was participation of the leaders from Humla, Jumla, Kalikot, Dailekh, Jajarkot, West Rukum, Salyan and Surkhet.
Meanwhile, workers have submitted the demand letter to the Social Development Minister Dal Rawal demining minimum wage & other facilities for agriculture workers
Likewise, Nepal Health Volunteer Association (NEVA) has formed the Karnali Province Committee. Committee has been formed under the presidency of Cde. Durga Dhamala in the presence of NEVA Central President Cde. Sharada Poudel.