Farmers to stage sit-in

LAHORE:Pakistan Kissan Ittehad has announced to continue their protest and stage sit-in in front of Punjab Assembly till the acceptance of their demands.

The decision to stage a sit-in was taken by Pakistan Kissan Ittehad leaders here on Monday.

Earlier,a number of farmers held a protest march toward the provincial metropolis from southern Punjab districts on late Monday demanding the release of their pending amounts worth Rs 30 billion from sugar mills owners and subsidy on different agriculture items.