MINGORA: citizens of different localities of Mingora on Tuesday warned the Water and Sanitation carrier company, Swat, of launching a protest movement if the water supply turned into not restored to their regions forthwith.

The residents of Sethi Mohallah, Miangano Cham, Chinar Colony and Amankot complained that the water supply to their areas were suspended greater than 10 days in the past without any intimation.

“This summer time is the most up to date within the history of Swat, however the human beings of the decrease parts are facing acute water scarcity,” Zahir Shah, an environmental activist and resident of Amankot, lamented.


The citizens said that when you consider that the start of summer season the WSSC had cut short their proportion of water. “We had been already in trouble with the little amount of water supplied by WSSC, however now the water deliver has been absolutely suspended for last 10 days,” Shaukat Ali, a resident of Chinar Colony, deplored.

Inmates of Miangano Cham also complained of suspension of water supply for ultimate 10 days. They said after they contacted WSSC officials they did now not reply.

“in the scorching warmth we ought to go to far-flung regions to fetch water for every day use. Our close by water springs have also dried up,” Fahad Khan of Miangano Cham, stated.

Majority of children from the affected areas may be seen fetching water from far-off locations stricken via the sweltering warmness.

“I at the side of other children of my village travel 1/2 an hour every day to fetch water. When I visit bed my whole frame aches as I deliver water cans on my head,” Kashmala, a small female in Amankot place, said.

The citizens said the WSSC officers did not absorb their court cases. No legitimate of WSSC answered this correspondent’s calls to realize their version on the matter.

students ALLOWED to sit exam: The Board of Intermediate and Secondary schooling, Swat, has allowed the 9th and tenth graders to sit down the subsequent supplementary exam once you have their handed papers cancelled.

A information release issued by using the Swat BISE ere the alternative day said the students, who had been declared successful within the these days-introduced SSC exam effects but they desired to reappear in a single or extra papers, had been allowed to accomplish that within the supplementary exam 2019 once they formally got the ones papers cancelled. It asked such students to pay paper cancellation fees.

earlier, the board had announced that the scholars wanting to cancel their papers after clearing them inside the recent SSC exam won’t be allowed to take a seat the supplementary examination and they might should appear within the annual examinations most effective.

published in sunrise, July tenth, 2019