KMC employees protest over unpaid salaries

KARACHI: Thousands of the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) employees have not been paid their salaries and pensions.

According to sources, the employees of above grade 5 have not received their salaries of the months November and December.

More than 1600 fire brigade employees have not got their allowances from last three months.

Employees complained that they were unable to pay their house rents and even school fees of their children.

Upon asking, Director Education Afaq Mirza told media that the teachers had also not received salaries because of non availability of funds.