LAHORE - Punjab Professors and Lecturer Association Tuesday staged a protest demonstration for their demands here in front of Government Girls College, Cooper Road.

The lecturers and professors including large number of females under the banner of PPLA boycotted classes in government colleges. The protesters carrying placards and banners inscribed with slogans against Punjab bureaucracy shouted slogans against Punjab government.

The lecturers demanded 50 percent raise in their salaries which was promised by Punjab government in annual budget 2011-12 but not yet given, one-step promotion, and regularizing the contractual teachers without any condition.