TOBA TEK SINGH - the Social Security Department has so for registered only 600 workers while more than 250,000 Industrial workers remained unregistered in the district.

Awami Workers Party District General Secretary Tariq Mahmood disclosed here on Tuesday.

He stated that failure of the Social Security Department to register all workers had deprived the workers of free of cost medical treatment and other facilities. He added that a Social Security Hospital in the district and schools for workers' children in all three tehsils had already approved but officials concerned were not interested in the implementation of the orders in the regard.

Police harass journalists: Regional Union of Journalists Adviser Imran Nadim Sidhu has expressed concern over the alleged threats by the police officials for registration of cases against the journalists of Kamalia and Jhang over highlighting crime in the newspapers.

In a press statement on Tuesday, he urged the RPO to take notice of the issue and order the police officials not to harass the newsmen.