KASUR-The Pakistan Kissan Ittehad (PKI) members staged a protest on Ellahabad Road against overcharging in electricity bills and the sugar mills for not purchasing sugarcane as per officially fixed prices on Monday.

They parked their sugarcane-laden trucks at Ellahabad Chowk and blocked the road for traffic in protest. They chanted slogans against the government for not ensuring the purchase of sugarcane by the sugar mills at officially fixed rates. They also protested against the Lesco for overcharging them in electricity bills. They demanded Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif resolve their problems.