LAHORE     -   Lahore Waste Man­agement Company has issued notification for dismissal of long absent employees. Those who have been absent from duty for a long time have been given permanent leave. As per spokes­person LWMC practical steps are being taken to strengthen transpar­ency in the organiza­tion. The department has issued a notification to dismiss 83 absent employees including 71 sanitary workers, 7 driv­ers, and 5 technical staff members from work­shops. During the last three months 259 long-term absent employees have been terminated from the service, 171 employees dismissed in June, 79 in July and 97 in the month of August on unauthorized leaves.