J&K: Women break earthen pots to highlight water scarcity
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Last Updated: Monday, May 30, 2011, 22:22
Jammu: Breaking earthen pots on roads, a large number of people, mostly women, staged a demonstration here on Monday protesting inadequate supply of water in areas on the outskirts of the city.

Protesters, most of them women carrying earthen pots on their heads, chanted anti-government slogans to highlight the water scarcity in Bri Brahama and other areas.

The women later broke earthen pots on the roads.

The protesters threatened to block the Jammu-Pathankot highway if the administration did not immediately restore the water supply.


First Published: Monday, May 30, 2011, 22:22

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