Protests in Rafiabad, demand appointment of Tehsildar
By Bilal Ahmad
Rafiabad: Residents of Watergam Rafiabad Saturday blocked Baramullah-Handwara road demanding immediate appointment of Tehsildar.
“We have time and again brought this issue to the notice of district authorities but to no avail,” protesters said, adding that even after passing of four months since the transfer of Tehsildar there has been no new appointment.
According to protesting residents the area is suffering badly and for want of a tehsildar issues pertaining to areas are piling up.
“We have been pushed to come on roads. The area is suffering badly, authorities should appoint a Tehsildar in earnest,” they said, urging District Administration intervene.