Trustees fire 17 female municipal employees

VAN – Trustees appointed to the municipalities in Van center and its districts fired 17 female employees in the last two days.

While trustees have been appointed almost all municipalities governed by the Democratic Regions Party (DBP), more than 300 municipal employees have been fired by the order of the trustees and many employees have been suspended from their duties under the name of an investigation opened against them. In the last two days, 49 municipal employees, including 17 female employees, from Edremit, İpekyolu and Gürpınar municipalities, were fired. There are lawyers, psychologists and engineers among those who were fired by the order of the trustees.

Reasons for dismissal of the employees are unknown.