12/20/2011

BAHRAIN: National Commission Holds Meeting

National Commission Holds Meeting

Manama-Dec20 (BNA) The sacked public employees will be reinstated early next month, National Commission charged with the recommendations cited in the Bahrain Independent Commission of Inquiry (BICI) Report President Ali Saleh Al-Saleh said. He pointed out that the measure would not include cases referred to the Public Prosecution pending court verdicts.
He was speaking as he chaired the 3rd meeting of the National Commission.
The panel discussed contacts and correspondences with the Government to implement the recommendation 1723 relating to the reinstatement of sacked public and private workers, readmission of expelled students and the reconstruction of worship facilities.
Mr. Al-Saleh announced that serious steps would be taken soon regarding sacked private sectors and expelled students.
He expressed the hope that private sector would respond with the directives and reinstate sacked employees.
AHN