TOBA TEK SINGH - Scores of farmers took out a rally for their demands under the leadership of Kissan Board District President Soofi Muhammad Rasheed and Mian Saeed Ahmad here on Monday.

The rally started from District Press Club and after march different roads of the city culminated at Shahbaz Chowk. The participants were chanting slogan in favour of their demands.

After that they marched up to DCO office and presented a memorandum of demands, consisting of payment of Rs5,000 per acre subsidy for rice growers as announced by the government. They also demanded restoration of flat electricity rate for agriculture tube-wells, payment of sugarcane growers outstanding against sugar mills and interest free loans to cultivators. Kissan leaders - Abdul Haq Bhatti and Mian Anwar Hussain also attend the rally.