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Transformer lying defunct in Lanjoite and Balakote village's
jkupdate.com | 11-Jan-2019 06:55 PM
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  • The locals Said,"Since then the transformer is yet be repaired. PDD officials did not ever bother to send the transformer for repairs to the workshop."




MENDHAR(M S Nazki):The residents of Lanjoite and Balakote village in Balakote of sub-division Mendhar alleged that the Power Development Department (PDD) has failed to repair their transformer that had developed some technical snag over a Month ago.

The locals Said,"Since then the transformer is yet be repaired. PDD officials did not ever bother to send the transformer for repairs to the workshop." 

The village has about 80 households, and the entire community is living under the darkness. "We have been pushed to darkness by the officials and the employees of PDD department," they alleged.

They added: "Ours is the voice of voiceless. No one listen to our long pending pleas". They said that all the houses in the village face problems owing to no electricity and their children's education is suffering. They said,"The 63KV transformer is insufficient, and if repaired, it gets overloaded as there is always every possibility of damage to it due to overloading." 

The villagers said that instead of repairing the transformer, the PDD department were issuing themelectricity bills after the end of the month. 

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