CPI (M) leader M. Chandran, MLA, has said the government is withdrawing from all service sectors.

He was inaugurating the divisional conference of the National Federation of Postal Employees Union here on Monday.

In the postal sector also contract system had come into force. The government was promoting private courier companies by making the postal services ineffective, he said.

The programme was presided over by union divisional president C. Unnikrishnan. The conference re-elected him as president and M. Velayudhan as secretary.