LUDHIANA: Irked over contamination , residents staged a near a bridge on Buddha Nullah and blocked the traffic for almost two hours on Sunday. The protest ended after the MC officials assured them to solve the problem in the next two days.
said the problem existed for the past 20 days and despite complaints with area councillor Kulwant Kaur, the problem was not resolved.
The residents claimed that sewage water was getting mixed with drinking water supply lines. Former BJP councillor Narinder Malhi also supported residents in the protest and he also lodged a complaint with MC officials.
Anshu Garcha, SDO, operation and maintenance cell, MC, pacified residents, promising that they would fix the problem in the next two days. tnn