Handwara 6 September: The residents of several Qaziabad langate areas are up in arms against the Public Health Engineering (PHE) department for ‘failing to provide adequate water supply in their villages from past two months’. Accusing the authorities for ignoring their plights, the residents of several villages including
Qaziabad Karlgund, Humpora, Harveth, Ashpora, are complaining of water scarcity in the area and said that taps in the villages are running dry from last two months.
The residents while talking to Kashmir News Bureau told that acute water scarcity has hit their villages from past two months while the officials are paying no heed over their woes. “We approached Axen in this regard but unfortunately all in vein. All the assurances given by the officials proved hoax,” the residents said.
They also added that the authorities must not ignore their plights and should take the measures in this regard at earliest so that the villagers here could feel a sigh of relief.The inhabitants later appealed the higher ups of PHE department to look into the matter and redress their genuine grievances as soon as possible.(KNB)