Day: May Day observes today

Islamabad: May Day was observed throughout the country today Wednesday with a pledge to work for the welfare of the working class.

It would be a public holiday. Different political and labour organizations‚ particularly the labour wings of political parties and professional bodies have organized programmes to highlight significance of the Day and rights of the workers.

Seminars and rallies will be held in different cities to pay tribute to those who laid down their lives in Chicago in 1886 for the rights of the labourers.