The residents of Shatmuqam village of Drugmulla area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district are up in arms against the Power Development Department (PDD) for ‘failing to make the installed transformer functional in the area’.
Expressing concern over “poorest-ever civic amenities” being given to the Kashmiri people, the Kashmir Economic Alliance led by Muhammad Yasin Khan on Tuesday said Kashmir in general and summer capital of Srinagar are reeling under administ
The protests against the Power Development Department (PDD) seem to have no end in the Valley as most of the areas continued to take to streets claiming that their respective areas reel under darkness from past few days.
People across the Valley are facing acute shortage of electricity while mercury continues to remain below the freezing point.Wherein Srinagar city is facing power cuts every now and then, the situation in rural areas
The protests against the Power Development Department (PDD) continued in the Valley on Thursday as the most of the villagers in North Kashmir claim that they are reeling under darkness from past one week.
he locals of Lal Bazar Srinagar are up in arms against the PDD for making the area to reel under darkness amid bone chilling cold with government paying no heed to their requests of ensuring better power supplies.
Notwithstanding crores of rupees being pumped in reforming the power infrastructure in Kashmir valley, majority of the work has been done in a haphazard manner with least concern shown for the safety of people.
Amid power crisis in Kashmir Valley, Government Tuesday said that with the onset of winters in Kashmir Valley, usage of heating gadgets by the consumers increase manifolds. The Government said that the rampant use of these heating gadgets
While the Power Development Department has missed several deadlines for installation of 100 percent metering in the state, the government has decided to outsource the metering project to ensure its completion by 2019.
As the ongoing power crisis loom over Kashmir Valley, officials from Power Development Department say that it is the unequal distribution of power supply between Kashmir and Jammu that has worsened the affairs across Kashmir Valley.
As the Valley is witnessing bone chilling days of winter, the Power Development Department (PDD) has once again started massive curtailment in almost in all districts including the summer capital Srinagar.