OGDCL Employees Protest & Dharna for Promotions, 57 Arrests in Islamabad

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Islamabad: Wednesday, April 20, 2011: Oil & Gas Development Company Ltd (OGDCL) Employees Protest & Dharna for Promotions, 57 Arrests in Islamabad.

Kohsar Police Wednesday arrested 57 employees of Oil & Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) who were protesting to press for their demands at Jinnah Avenue. The protestors blocked the Avenue and demanded an increment in their salaries and feared that the company was soon to be privatised. They also demanded to reinstate their sacked fellows. Kohsar Police arrested 60 protestors for obstructing the road and shifted them to the police station.

OGDCL Employees Protest & Dharna for Promotions, 57 Arrests in Islamabad

302 reinstated: clarifies OGDCL

ISLAMABAD:  Oil & Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) complying with the Sacked Employees Re-instatement Act, 2010 has reinstated all the employees who had been sacked previously, announced OGDCL office Wednasday.
the Parliament, in December 2010, passed an act “Sacked Employees Re-instatement Act, 2010” in which all the public sector organizations were advised to re-instate and regularize the services of all the employees who were appointed as regular, on-contract, or ad-hoc basis from 1st November, 1993 to 30th November, 1996 and were dismissed, removed or terminated from service during 1st November, 1996 to 12th October, 1999.
The OGDCL issued regularization orders of 302 persons who were categarised as sacked employees w.e.f 08-12-2010 and approached within ninety days as prescribed in the said act and submitted applications for reinstatement under “Sacked Employees Re-instatement Act, 2010”.

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  1. Jahan Ara Kamil


    It is to state that my husband Muhammad Kamil Khan departed on 29 April 2011 was served at OGDCL for 30 years devotedly.
    As my husband is only bread earner of our family. I have only one daughter and son and my son is done MBA (finance). After the death of my husband we are facing great distress financially and psychologically.
    I have send an application to OGDCL they reject the application and current Managing director ogdcl Mr. Masood Siddiqui replied that the policy is only for staff not for officers. Although he was the one of the member of organization who worked hard and gave his 30 years of services to make this company successful and now after his death the company refused to help our family. Why this discrimination does the officers dont eat or the officers dont have the families.
    In this regard it is requested to please help us.

    I will always grateful to you.

    Widow of late Muhammad Kamil Khan
    Sr. Accountant, OGDCL, (OG-102340)
    Flat no A-207, Hunaid City, Blk-17,
    Gulistan-e-Johar. Karachi.
    Phone no: 03335251430 / 03332315988


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