KARACHI - A large number of residents of KDA flats, Shadman Town staged protest against the force vacation of their government residences by the police. Heavy contingent of police reached the official residences of (defunct) Karachi Development Authority (KDA) in Shadman Town and started vacating the flats, which according to the KDA, the retired employees were occupying illegally.On the order of apex court, the police took action and faced resistance as residents started protests against the action. Even, many of the retired employees of the KDA rented their official residences, which are in violation of the govt rules. During the operation, the police faced resistance, which compelled the police to fire teargas shells.According to the KDA officials, they issued notices since two and half years to the retied employees to vacate the official flats, but they did not obey the order. Later, the KDA approached the apex court, which ordered vacating of the flats.