Sopore: Women hit streets over power outage

Baramulla: An all women protest was held in Ningle area of Baramulla on Tuesday against Power Development Department’s failure to repair the electric transformer of the area.
Eyewitnesses said that dozens of women protesters blocked the road in front of PDD office in Sopore blocking traffic movement.
Shouting slogans against the department they alleged that their electric transformer, which was damaged four weeks ago, has not been repaired.
“We have been visiting the department for its repair but officials are not taking any action. We were forced to come out on roads,” the women said.
Later the PDD officials assured them that their transformer will be repair within two days.