SIALKOT - Dozens of Pakistan Railways employees held a protest demonstration against the Sialkot PR officials over the dilapidated condition of their residences in the PR Employees’ Colony here.

Carrying banners and placards, they were chanting slogans. On the occasion they told the media that they were living in the rented houses as 64 residential quarters meant for the residence of the PR employees were wearing a deserted look. These quarters were in dilapidated condition and the local people had converted the these quarters into cattle sheds, the said.

The employees said that they were forced to live in the rented houses by paying rents from their own pocket due to the nasty condition of the PR residential quarters. They urged the federal government to ensure the early repairing of the quarters.