Islamabad - The representatives of Capital Development Authority (CDA) Mazdoor Union on Thursday said that they will not accept bifurcation of CDA in the name of local body elections in the federal capital.

The Union convened a meeting of its office-bearers, body member and workers at Fire Headquarters here to convey to the authorities concerned that the workers would oppose tooth and nail the division of CDA as a result of local government set-up.

Ch. Muhammad Yasin said they have been making efforts for the protection of the existing set-up of the CDA and the right of its workers. He said local government elections are the foundation of democracy but they do not favour bifurcation of CDA in the name of local body elections in Islamabad.

He also gave a call to the workers to attend a meeting on 1st June in front of Press Club to pres the government for their demands.