The protest by PIA workers has raised fears that the British route might be affected and the resumption of flights to the UK is prone to be in jeopardy.
The CEO of the nationwide airline has advised the Senate Standing Committee on Aviation that the British route is prone to be affected as a result of protest of the PIA workers, occupation of the meals space, vandalism within the places of work and threats of great penalties got. The resumption of flights to the UK could also be in jeopardy.
Within the briefing, the CEO mentioned that British aviation specialists are auditing PIA, our three years of exhausting work is feared to be wasted, PIA can’t afford this sort of protest at a crucial time. FIRs have been registered in opposition to a number of the concerned workers.
Senators Sherry Rehman and Raza Rabbani of PPP mentioned that the PIA administration ought to contemplate the calls for of the union, the FIR needs to be withdrawn and the salaries of the staff needs to be elevated. The CEO replied that the staff’ salaries have been elevated by ten % in February this 12 months.