In connection with the day, news channels have prepared special programmes to create awareness among the masses about the rights of the labourers and to express solidarity with this vital segment of the society.
In his message, President Mamnoon Hussain said the policies of the current government were aimed at protecting the rights of labourers. At present, Many countries around the world including India has the law to work for 8 hours. It has its origins in the labour union movement specifically the eight-hour day movement which advocated eight hours for work, eight hours for recreation and eight hours for rest. The workers also demanded better wages, reasonable hours and safer working conditions.
May 1st is celebrated across the "International Labour Day".
In India, Labour Day is popularly known as May Day.
In India, Labour Day or May Day was celebrated for the first time in 1923 when the Labour Kisan Party organised the May Day celebrations in Chennai (then Madras).
Kevin Fiala scored in double overtime to lift Nashville over Winnipeg , tying the 2nd round playoff series at 1 game a piece. The Jets have gone 35-9 here at home for the year and they have averaged 3.82 gpg and have allowed 2.36 gpg in those games.
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