Residents of Hamzah colony ward 7 in DurbalKadalBemina on Saturday complained that their areas have been suffering because of poor drain drainage system.
According to the residents, the drainage works in the area were completed last year but have collapsed due to substandard materials used in the construction.They alleged that despite tall claims by the authorities, the poor drainage system has brought misery to the people in these areas and that the collapsed and exposed drains also pose a serious threat to the health of the people.
A residents of the colony told KNS over phone that they have informed the concerned officials several times but their pleas have fallen on deaf ears.
The locals from this colony have demanded strict action against those who are responsible for using substandard material and have appealed Deputy Commissioner Srinagar to intervene in the matter at the earliest. (KNS)