Butchery requires working in extreme working conditions. Women in Pakistan, however deal with meat and poultry in their kitchens, have not been seen working as a butcher. Zehra Bibi is an exception to this convention. She is working in Hyperstar market (Carrefour Lahore).
Zehra is the earning-hand of her family. Unlike west, Pakistan have very minimum pay-gap for working women. Zehra is also quite satisfied with her work environment. Her company, which is operated by Dubai-based Majid Al Futtaim Group, has provided her a four to five months training and offered her a 9am to 6pm job.
Stories like Zehra Bibi is an inspiration for people in Lahore.
How to apple jobs in Carrefour
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[Story originally featured in Dawn Newspaper]