The injured labourer
was taken to the Lady Reading Hospital with a trader leader declaring his condition to be critical.
Pakistan is among the countries with the highest number of bonded labourers
in the world.
The rescue sources said that the labourers
were working in an under-construction building when the 22-feet long iron rod, they were carrying, came into contact with live power wires overhead, resulting in electrocution of all six labourers
Last month, a labourer
escaped a fatal incident when an iron rod pierced his lower back.
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Self-employ Total (n = 28) (n = 15) (n = 372) Age of < 10 1 (3.
The two-storey building collapsed while some labourers
were engaged in construction work in the building.
We sent our patrols and an ambulance to the scene and took the labourer
to hospital but he died when he reached hospital.
Summary: A small gesture from residents and corporates can go a long way in helping labourers
during this holy month of Ramadan.
The child resisted the labourer
and hid near the stairs of the mosque, but the labourer
found him out and tried to molest him again.
During the fast-breaking time, we go to mosques and have some food from there," the labourer
EXPATRIATES could begin moving into a BD50 million township for labourers
in Hidd within two months, it was revealed yesterday.
SIALKOT -- ): Three labourers
were killed while seven others sustained serious injuries when a concrete beam of an under construction bridge over River Chenab collapsed near Shahbazpur in the wee hours of Wednesday.
A security clearance is also needed to get official approval for a work permit and the labourer
should also find an Israeli employer to sponsor him inside Israel.
Shaher Saad, the President of the Union of the Palestinian Labourer
Federations, pointed out Palestinians face a real problem with the labourers
who work in Israel on permits other than the official legal work permits.
And now, we don't have a single morsel to eat," a labourer
told Times of Oman.