A complete protest shutdown is being observed in Awantipora town of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district against Power Development Department.
As per reports a large number of locals staged a protest demonstration against the erratic power supply near townhall Awantipora and raised slogans against the PDD.
In the township all shops and other business establishments are closed against unscheduled and long hours of power cuts in Awantipora and several adjoining villages for last one month, reports said.
Adding that over the past few weeks the unscheduled power cuts had increased considerably.
The power cuts are giving tough time to people especially to students appearing in different examinations.