RAWALPINDI: Suspension of salary to the employees of Highway department Rawalpindi since the last six months has added to their financial woes.
According to media reports these employees are working in highway sub division No 2 Rawalpindi since the last four years.
The Accounts Office highway is of the view that payment of salary has been suspended for want of funds. The employees have also complained that they are being threatened of termination of their service on expiry of their contract.
The employees said that high court has also ordered to pay salary to them but the salary is not being disbursed despite court’s orders.
The employees have warned if the salaries are not paid to them then they will be forced to stage sit in with their families in front of Supreme Court.