Rawalpindi: A large number of college students held a protest demonstration here today against the privatization of old educational institutions. Hundreds of students of Gordon College Rawalpindi and teachers marched through the city chanted slogans against the government and education department for privatization of historical educational institution.

They demanded of the authorities to avoid any such step and warned that government would be responsible for law and order situation if the government went ahead with the proposed handing over of the college to a Christian Trust.

Traffic on Murree Road and other connecting roads remained suspended due to protest rally and commuters had to face severe problems.