ISLAMABAD - Lesco Chief Executive Raza Mir was placed under suspension over his poor performance and Qaiser Zaman was appointed in his place, said a spokesman for the Ministry of Water and Power on Saturday.

Moreover, Pesco Chief Executive Pervez Akhtar Shah was also removed from his office and Syed Hasan Fazil posted in his place. Wapda hydroelectric workers were demonstrating against his posting and had announced to continue their protest until his removal. Central Workers Union President Gohar Taj has said that all the staff would return to duty from today (Sunday).  Separate notifications have been issued by the ministry in this regard.