Baramulla: Residents of Marazigund area of Rafiabad in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Friday morning protested against shortage of drinking water in their area.
Scores of people including women blocked Watergam Sopore road for hours to protest the water shortage from two weeks.
Raising slogans against the government, protestors accused Public Health Engineering (PHE) department of failing to provide them regular water supply.
They also said that despite repeated pleas to the concerned department nothing has being done.
Meanwhile officials in PHE Sub division Watergam assured to redress this issue soon and area will get water as per schedule. Later they disperse peacefully.