The river passing through Mendhar town tell the tale of the most polluted river due to throwing of garbage and wastage in the river by the locals and shopkeepers.
According to the locals, the shopkeepers, hoteliers and chicken sellers are throwing their wastage and garbage in the river.
They complained of stench emanating from the river and affecting their health.
The locals- Ashok Kumar, Satpal Sharma, Mohan Kumar, Rohit Sharma, Shabir Hussain, Sarban Kumar, Mohd Kazmi and Safiq Hussain told Newspoint that Rural Development Department (RDD) and Block Development Officer (BDO) are silent spectators and do not enforcing laws to check pollution of river.
The people asked District Development Commissioner (DDC) to personally visit Mendhar town and take stock of the situation.