Bandipora June 11:- Scores of residents of Madar Bandipora on Saturday stageda demonstration against the Irrigation and flood control department and blocked the busy Bandipora-Arin road in protest forhours together.
Raising anti-I&FC and anti- administration slogans, the protesters alleged that before five days a bund has collapsed near konan area and administration has not taking any action to repair it due to which they faced immense problems.
They said that people, especially Farmers, were facing lot of problems as their fields need water in this month. “We are being neglected as we have given representations to Deputy commissioner for repairment of bund, walked pillar to post but nothing has happened in last five days” said a
The protesters alleged that residents of the area were suffering due to incompetence of the local administration.
The protesters appealed governemWeashmir to look into the matter and make administration accountable so that locals will not get affected.