ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Contradictions between the Smaller Nationalities in Pakistan

the environmental campaign bogey, the operators claim that since they are under threat of closure they cannot provide regular permanent employment. This allows them to recruit hands on a contract basis and helps them escape the normal responsibility of provident fund contributions and medical relief and compensation in the case of accidents which are frequent. The environmentalists have generally ignored these effects and have failed to assist in the setting up of machinery to safeguard the interests of labour in the post-quarry closure period.

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