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Bandipora residents protest against PHE department

SUHAIL RATHER

Garoora (Bandipora)March 10: Scores of residents of Daraz Mohalla of village Garoora of North Kashmir’s Bandipora district on saturday staged a protest demonstration against the Public Health Engineering (PHE) department for failing to provide pure drinking water supply to the area.

The residents of daraz mohalla Garoora assembled at the main Bandipora Srinagar busy road and blocked the road, disrupting traffic movement.

"We have been facing acute shortage of water for past 15 days," said one of the protestor.

The protestors said that their pleas have fallen on deaf ears.

They said that PHE department failed to restore water supply in the area, thereby forcing them to come out on roads.