Jammu Tawi, April 21
Youth For Society today staged a protest against the authorities for the non functioning of the water hand pump situated near the Temple premises of the main Chowk Sumb. The protest was held under the leadership of Youth For Society (YFS) vice president, Nud Sumb, Pankaj Sharma alias Latto along with other member.
During protest, the agitated persons said that the hand pump which was catering the whole vicinity that is shopkeepers, commuters including the GHS School Sumb which has more than 600 students is non functional for more than four months but the administration is watching as a silent spectator. During protest, the protestors demanded early restoration of hand pump so that in this scorching heat, people should get the water.
It is particular to mention that the Government Higher Secondary School (GHSS) Sumb has no source of water of its own & whole school depends on this hand pump” lamented Pankaj Sharma vice president Youth For Society Nud Sumb belt. He said he met with the concerned officials in this regard but nothing has been done till date.
He said if something has not done in this regard, people have no other option but to come on roads. Others who were present during the protest included Pankaj Sharma, Neeraj Sharma Rajeev Sharma, Amit Sharma, Sanjeev Baloria, Sonu Singh, and others.