Lockdown is like torture for Workers; President Shrestha

Kathmandu, Three-days training on labor education has been organized by GEFONT for the leading cadres under the GEFONT Bagmati province Committee. The training has organized at GEFONT Regular Trade Union School in Anamnagar from 30 September 2020.

Inaugurating the training, GEFONT President Cde. Binod Shrestha said that the lockdown due to COVID-19 is like a torture for the working class.  He said that the workers worldwide affected by this.



President Shrestha said that even though epidemic, the workers have returned  to their regular work. He said still some labor sectors are not operating, He shares GEFONT opinion that there is no alternative to operating all the labor sectors by adopting well safety measures.



During the remarks, president Shrestha recalled the suggestion made by GEFONT to the Government of Nepal on the immediate work to be done for working class. Even though the government has decided accordingly, workers have to suffred a lot due to problems in the implimetation. Even in the midst of the Covid-19epidemic, GEFONT has been conducting training on various Issues  by adopting all safety measures.



He further added, GEFONT has organized training programs for the local leaders of various committees under Bagmati Province. he has urged all the participants to  implement the lessons learned in the training in their respective committees.

GEFONT Vice President Cde. Bidur Karki, General Secretary Cde. Janak Chaudhary, Secretary Cde. Tribikram Gyawali, NEC member Cde.  Sita Lama had faciliateded the session on epidemic and stress management, basic trade union knowledge, GEFONT policies and programs, national and international trade union movement, trade union and politics, union management &  labor law. 30 leading cadres of the Municipality Committees under Bagmati Province attended the training program.

 
 
 
 

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