Sumbal: Residents of Tregam Shadipora blocked traffic on Bandipora – Srinagar road demanding higher capacity electric transformer in the area on Tuesday.
Talking to Kashmir Reader, a protester Abdul Rehman said that their transfer had developed some snag recently, however after few days the transformer was repaired and installed in the area. “On the same day, transformer was damaged again.”
We are reeling under darkness from many days and authorities are not paying heed to our problems, another protester said.
Locals said that lack of power supply in the area hads affected the preparation of children for ongoing examinations. Later a police party from Sumbal arrived at the spot and assured the protesters that their demands would be taken up with concerned department.