GUJRANWALA - Prolonged outages are being experienced by the citizens since first of Ramazan and duration of the loadshedding is increasing day by day which is making people's lives miserable.

A couple of protest demonstrations have also been reported in various localities of the city but to no avail. Power outages in the urban areas have been aggregated to more than sixteen hours daily and worst situation is being witnessed in rural areas. The protesters on the GT Road were shouted slogans against the government. The demonstrators were demanding end to loadshedding at least during the holy month of Ramazan and regretted that the government had failed to fulfill its announcement about no loadshedding during Sehr and Iftar. The demonstrators blocked the road for traffic and added problems to the citizens but later the police restored.