Protesters block Sopore-Kupwara highway over water scarcity

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Sopore: Residents of Shakergund area of this north Kashmir township on Monday blocked Sopore-Kupwara highway over the alleged failure of PHE department for failing to provide them regular water supply.

According to reports, scores of people including women blocked Kupwara -Sopore road at Shankergund to protest against water scarcity in the area.

The protesters raised slogans against the PHE Department for ignoring their ‘sufferings’ in the absence of proper water supply in the area.


Protests were going on when this report was filed.