The inhabitants of Kulgad, and Thajiwara areas of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Tuesday staged a demonstration against the Public Health Engineering (PHE) department over non-availability of drinking water in their villages.
Men and women assembled and blocked the Achabal – Anantnag road for several hours. They raised anti-PHE slogans.
“There is an acute shortage of drinking water from last 4 days” said the protesters.
They were demanding immediate restoration of water in their areas.