TOBA TEK SINGH-Hundreds of retired employees of Irrigation Department have not so far been paid their leave encashment for their last year of job to them after even passage of three years.

Union central leader Allah Bakhsh Sial in a press conference stated that all paper documents of the retired employees had been sent three years ago to Lahore head office but the red tapism in the office was hurdle in the payment of the leave encashment. He demanded government attention to the problem faced by the retired employees and ordering the officials concerned to make their outstanding payment at the earliest.