TRAL: Residents of Tral area on Wednesday staged a protest demonstration and blocked road against the Power Development Department (PDD) for not adhering the electricity schedule issued by the government.
Scores of residents led by Civil Citizen Council Chairman Farooq Ahmad Trali staged a protest against the PDD and blocked the Tral-Awantipura road.
Citizen Council Tral Chairman Farooq Ahmad Trali told Kashmir Reader that frequent power cuts has badly affected business community besides, students who are unable to continue studies during the late hours.
Trali aslo said that that PDD was not adhering to the schedule that has been devised by them only.
Trali accused government of step-motherly treatment with the Tral and ignoring their pleas deliberately.