Primary School Balakote facing water shortage

Poonch, May 20: Scores of students from a government-run primary school in Poonch Monday held a protest demonstration over the shortage of drinking water.
Reports said students from Government Primary School Balakote in Mendhar held placards demanding water facility in the school.
The students said that for past many years, there has been no proper supply of drinking water in the school.
They said the soaring temperature is adding to their woes and taking a serious toll their health due to which they are unable to cope up with the studies.
A teacher wishing not to be named said they had registered a complaint over the issue with the concerned authorities.
“Even after a special pipeline was laid three years back but it provided the water supply only once a month,” the teacher said. (GNS)