PTCL Pensioner Case – Supreme Court Released Short Judgement
Islamabad (Wednesday, February 24, 2016) – Today Supreme of of Pakistan has issued copy of short decision / judgement in Appeal of PTCL against the PTCL’s Pensioners case. The judgement was announced by 5 members larger bench on Friday, February 19, 2016. Today copy of short orders in this petition has been released.
As per judgement the PTCL pensioners will avail all government pension benefits as they were availing before the privatization of the Pakistan Telecommunications Company Limited. 40000 PTCL retired employees were struggling since last 5 years for their rights. PTCL was privatized and sold to UAE Etisalat company on 2006 during rule of General (r) Pervaiz Musharraf.