Water Scarcity In Padmapur: Villagers Block Road To Press For Their Demands

Padmapur: Fumed over scarcity of water, scores of people from Rajapada village in Padmapur of Bargarh district staged a road blockade here today demanding proper drinking water facility.

The agitators alleged that despite repeated appeals to the district administration, no steps have been taken to provide safe drinking water in their locality, They also expressed resentment over no progress in repairing of drains and arrangement of other basic facilities.

The protest will continue until the administration takes necessary measures to address the water scarcity issue, said the agitating villagers.