Brick-kiln owners and laborers Saturday protested in various Punjab cities including Faisalabad, Multan, Sargodha and Burewala. According to the details, the protesters demanded the government to take up measures to keep their livelihood opportunities intact by abolishing sales tax on bricks. According to details, All Pakistan Bhata Association organized a protest demonstration on Sumandri Bypass Road in Faisalabad against the imposition of 16 percent sales tax on bricks. The demonstrators raised slogans against sales tax and demanded the government to pay heed to their demands. Owners and laborers staged a protest demonstration also in Multan against brick sales tax. The protesters said the sales tax on bricks has led thousands of families to starvation. Owners and laborers staged protest demonstrations against the imposition of sales tax on bricks in Sargodha and Burewala as well.