Muttahida Workers Front wins KWSB referendum


KARACHI: Muttahida Workers Front won the referendum of Karachi Water & Sewerage Board (KW&SB) by defeating nine unions. Muttahida Workers Front got 7124 votes out of 11948 in the referendum while opponent unions like People’s Labor Union could managed to get 1345 votes, Mazdoor Union 1107, Labor Front 38, Aabkar Union 4, Democratic Labor Front 28, United Labor Front 429, General Employees Union 21 and Mehnatkash Union got only 24 votes in the referendum held in KWSB office.

According to rules 33% votes were required for success of any party but the Muttahida Workers Front smoothly achieved its target and got stunning success.

KWSB Managing Director Misbahuddin Fareed congratulated the winning party for its success and said the union will further perform its role for development activities of the department.