Protesters block Baramulla-Handwara road in Rafiabad


Protests were held in Watergam area of Rafiabad in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Saturday to demand the appointment of tehsildar for the area.
The protesters said that the tehsil office Watergam has been operating without tehsildar for past four months.
“Tehsildar Watergam was transferred four months back. The post of the tehsildar has remained unoccupied since,” said a protester, adding that they were facing hardships.
Demanding the immediate appointment of tehsildar for the Watergam tehsil office, the protesters blocked the busy Baramulla-Handwara road for hours today morning.

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