The family of two minor brothers, who were found dead on Monday, along with scores of local, staged a protest against the alleged ‘killing’ of the minors.

Two sons of Muhammad Shakeel, a resident of Pathan Colony Sheikhupura, went missing a couple of days ago. However, dead bodies of five-year-old Ismail and three-year-old Umer were recovered from a pond in the locality on Monday.

A large number of people including the heirs, relatives of the deceased and dwellers of the area along with dead body staged a protest. The blocked the Shahdara Chowk by placing the dead bodies on the road.

They chanted slogans against the police and administration and demanded arrest the ‘murderers’ of the innocent brothers. Long queues of vehicles were witnessed due to blockage of road.

Later, the police rushed to the scene and assured them of bring the culprits to book. At which they dispersed peacefully. The police have started investigation.