Residents protest against erratic power, water supply

Baramulla: Residents of Kunzer area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Monday staged a protest demonstration on Srinagar- Gulmarg road against the acute water shortage and erratic power supply in the area.
Reports said, a large number of people including women and children of Kunzar area hit the road and shouted slogans against PHE department for failing to provide them regular water supply.
They said that their women folk have to travel to a larger distance to get drinking water from streams and ponds.
Protesters also raised slogans against the power development Department for erratic power supply in the area.
The protesters blocked traffic the traffic for some time and dispersed after the assurance of Tehsildar to address their issues.