Rafiabad : Irked by frequent power cuts , people in Watergam area of Rafiabad locked down the PDD’s Power Receiving Station as a mark of protest.
Large number of people took to the main roads and staged massive demonstrations to protest unscheduled long-drawn-out power cuts in the area.
Residents alleged that we are reeling under complete darkness and shouted anti government and anti PDD sloganeering and later marched towards PDD Receiving Station to lock it down.
Meanwhile authorities at PDD department told Kashmir Despatch that due to the extra usage people are getting unscheduled power, he however added that we will send a inspection team in the area and within short period of time this demand will be redressed.
2015 Kashmir Despatch