Sumbal: Residents of Shilwat Sumbal Monday blocked the Bandipora-Srinagar road and held protests against power development department (PDD) authorities.
Residents held Dharan on the road and disrupted traffic movement for about one hour. The protesters were shouting anti PDD slogans and demanding repairment of an electric transformer in the area.
The transformer was damaged 15 days back however authorities are dallying its repairmen, a protesters told Kashmir Reader.
A Police official of Sumbal police station reached the spot and assured protesters that there demand would be taken up with concerned authorities after which protesters dispersed peacefully.