LAHORE - TEVTA Employees Association Saturday staged peaceful protest demonstration against the TEVTA management, which has illegally suspended and terminated eight employees.

The Association announced to hold back official works in all the technical colleges throughout the province and observe complete strike on January 29 if TEVTA higher management keeps on victimizing the employees by suspending and terminating them.

On the occasion, the Association issued notice to the TEVTA top management to restore the suspended and terminated employees at once to their posts and accept their longstanding demands within four days or face continues peaceful protests demos.

The TEVTA joint action committee (JAC) warned the TEVTA top management if the employees demands are not accepted and the management continued victimizing the employees they would carry on holding protests.

The TEVTA Employees Association has been demanding the regularization of contract employees, payment of 20 per cent allowances and revocation of illegal extension of retired executives to lucrative post. However, the TEVTA management instead of accepting the employees’ genuine demands have suspended and terminated eight employees to teach a lesson to the employees struggling for their demands.

The TEVTA Joint Action Committee has announced to hold protest demos daily for one hour from 11am to 12am till their demands are accepted by the management.