Sopore 29 July,Saleem/ CNS:- Hundreds of people today blocked Sopore-Bandipora highway and staged protests against the non-availability of clean drinking water.
Sources told Current News Service that Monday Early Morning residents of Warpora and other areas of Zainageer assembled took to streets and staged anti-government protests over the scarcity of clean drinking water in the area .
Chanting anti PHE slogans, the protesters blocked Sopore-Bandipora highway leaving scores of vehicles stranded.
Protesters said that we are facing serious problems due to the non-availability of drinking water since long but no body is care or bother about the continuous problems facing by us which compelled us to come on roads.
Later, a police team from warpora police post reached on the spot and pacified the protesters by assuring to take up the issue with the PHE department.(CNS)