Hajin residents protest against defunct transformer

Hajin residents protest against defunct transformer

HAJIN: Residents of Syed Mohallah (B) Hajin area of Bandipora district are up in arms against power development department for failing to restore the electricity in the area.
The resident mostly women’s took to streets and blocked the Hajin –Srinagar road and disrupted the traffic moment.
The resident alleged that that their transformer had developed some technical snag and said that even after repairing the damaged transformer it develops snags again and again which causes them inconvenience.
The protesters said despite requests the authorities are not paying any attention and forcing them to take to streets.
Later a police party led by SHO Hajin Muneeb ul Islam visited the spot and assured the protesters that the matter will solved with in two days.
He said he will sort out the issue with Executive Engineer PDD Hajin within two days.
After his assurance, the traffic was restored and protest ended peacefully