Bandipora : Residents of Arin and its adjoining areas in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district are up in arms against the roads and buildings department for ignoring the local roads, which resulted them to live a life of miseries.
Alleging the district administration of improper approach towards the villages which according to them have resulted in non-development of the area, the locals said to Kashmir Despatch. The locals further added that (authorities) have failed us on every front,because of this step-motherly approach, that we are yet to see any development in our village.”
The road stretches from main town Bandipora to Arin Dardpora, which connects more than 3 villages via Madar,Konan,Gamroo and other adjoining areas which are in a dilapidated condition locals added to Kashmir Despatch. They further said that the money provided by government of India under various schemes got lapsed several times due to poor utilization.
Sajad Hussain, a local resident told Kashmir Despatch that “R&B department hardly bothers about these roads,which are in shabby condition. He said that our children and elderly people are ailing because of the dust rising from these dirty roads.
Meanwhile the locals have appealed the concerned authorities to look into the issues for an immediate redressal.
2015 Kashmir Despatch