Kupwara, Feb 4: A number of villages in Higher Rajwar space of Kupwara district are nonetheless out of bounds because of contemporary heavy snowfall thus making the residents undergo badly.
The residents of Sarmarg whereas speaking to Higher Kashmir mentioned that the primary highway resulting in Sarmarg was cleared by PMGSY division upto Sarmarg well being centre however the remaining one kilometer was left uncleared, citing causes that the patch of highway was aligned with Roads and Buildings division Handwara Division because of which the R&B division was alleged to clear the highway.
“We’re remoted in our village as the primary entry highway together with different hyperlink roads together with Eidgah Mohalla, Herpora, Bunpora is underneath 2 toes of snow thus hampering our motion. Even we’re with out electrical energy since Saturday and don’t know what number of days it is going to take for authorities to revive electrical energy,” Javid Ahmad Bhat, a social activist from Sarmarg advised Higher Kashmir.
He mentioned that over hundred households of Verify Sarmarg are additionally remoted as authorities have didn’t clear their highway thus inflicting immense hardships for the locals. “The three km Verify Sarmarg highway is underneath 2 toes of snow and is but to be cleared. Our highway has by no means remained a precedence for authorities when it comes to clearing snow off the roads,” Bhat added.
The story of Monidora isn’t completely different. The three.5 km lengthy highway from Sarmarg to Monidora is wrapped underneath an enormous blanket of snow. The residents of the village mentioned that over 2 hundred households have been struggling because of blockade of roads. They’re additionally anguished in opposition to authorities for failing to hold out widening and macadamisation of their highway.
The highway resulting in Verify Zafarkhani has not been cleared but thus placing the locals to numerous inconvenience.
The individuals from Machil advised Higher Kashmir over telephone, that their space has witnessed virtually 6 toes snowfall. They mentioned that the electrical energy was but to be restored within the space in addition to their motion was badly affected because of uncleared interior roads.
The higher reaches of Kupwara together with Keran, Machil and Karnah remained closed for the 4th consecutive day. In the meantime an official mentioned that each one the main roads of the district have been cleared of snow.
In the meantime Tehsildar Handwara Zeeshan Khan advised Higher Kashmir that the pending one kilometer highway from well being centre Sarmarg to Sarmarg village was cleared late night.
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