In protest against unscheduled power cuts, Shopian lawyers ‘gift’ Kerosene lamp to Deputy Commissioner
Srinagar: Bar association Shopian Monday held a protest demonstration against the unscheduled power curtailment in the south Kashmir district.
Witnesses said scores of lawyers of district Court Shopian took out a rally from Shopian Court in main town to deputy commissioner’s office at Mini Secretariat Shopian.
Carrying kerosene lamps, the lawyers ‘gifted’ a kerosene lamp to deputy commissioner Shopian, Owais Ahmad.
The protesting lawyers said that Shopian is being totally neglected by the authorities and they are subjected to extreme and unprecedented power cuts.