Mahilpur: Shiv Kumar Bawa: The residents of Maili and Panahpur lying in the Kandi area of Mahilpur block of Hoshiarpur district are deprived of drinking water supply since 20 days. Today, the villagers of Maili and Panahpur protested against the Water Supply Department and Punjab Government with empty baskets in their hands. They also shouted slogans against the Punjab Government.
Villagers Sukhwinder Singh, Sandesh Kumar, Satnam Singh, Kuldeep Singh, Tarlochan Singh, Surinderpal Singh, Parkash Ram, Reeta Rani, Neeru, Mamta Rani and many others in a joint statement said that the motor of the water supply of their village went out of order about 20 days ago but the department did not repair it inspite of repeated complaints.
On the other hand, the officials of department said that the motor will be repaired as soon as possible.