Pakistan Railways appoints the first female officer as station manager at Lahore, a source said on Thursday.
The railway authorities have appointed Assistant Transport Officer (ATO) Lahore Syeda Marzia Al-Zahra as the station manager of Lahore railway station.
According to sources, the authorities withdrew the additional charge of station manager Lahore from station master Lahore Cantt Younis Bhatti.
However, Syeda Marzia has become the first female station manager of Pakistan Railways, Railway sources said.
On the other hand, the Railway Sampars Union has called for a protest against the appointment of CSP officer in the post of the station manager.
Furthermore, Union Central Chairman Muhammad Irfan, while expressing reservations over the appointment, said that if the notification not cancelled, the union would protest.