ISLAMABAD: Banks have stopped the pensions of more than 17000 retired railway employees.
As per details, the pension of the retired railway employees was stopped as they did not submit the required documents.
Pakistan Railways spokesperson said that the employees have not submitted the no-marriage and life certificate and did not verify their biometrics. He urged the employees to submit their documents to restore their pensions.
According to the State Bank of Pakistan, the documents must be submitted twice a year in March and September.
Earlier, the railway employees staged a protest due to non-payment of salaries in the month of Ramadan.