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KASHMIR NEWS ZONE CORRESPONDENT
Ganderbal 28 July (KNZ): Despite various government scheme for power devlopment in Rural areas . Hanging electricity wires on trees dipicts sorry state of power infrastructure in Kachan village of central kashmir’s Ganderbal district.
Local residents of Astan Mohalla Kachan said that their villages had been totally nagelcted by PDD .From last one dacade LT transmission lines are hanging on trees .Some wodden poles were there which are now damaged .The wodden poles often fell with a gust of wind.
“PDD should have installed iron or concrete poles here but they choose to hang the wires on trees.It poses serious threat to life and property of locals here.”They added.
A local resident said beacause of lack of poles his house is without electricity from last many years.And,no body bother about that.
President Sarpanch Association Ganderbal Nazir Ahmad Raina told Kashmir News.Zone-KNZ “District administration is in slumber .I raised this issue with PDD officals varoius times but of no avial.Many times local childrens had a close shave when LT line feel down.”
“The wire is very close to ground .Even you can touch it with your hand standing on ground.Recently a horse died beacause of live hanging wire.”He added.KNZ