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Water is not coming for 15 days in Bada Charan Singh and Gokulpura areas of Ashok Nagar neighborhood in Agra. The dam of women’s patience was broken on Saturday by the stoppage of supply of Gangajal. They blocked St. Johns-Gokulpura. For two hours in the afternoon, the women stood on the road with buckets in hand. The police station was also surrounded by children and men. The demonstration ended after the women were told.
In the afternoon, the women and children of Bada Charan Singh blocked the Gokulpura-St Johns road with empty buckets in their hands. They parked the rickshaws on the road and stopped the traffic. When the police tried to open the jam, the women started shouting slogans. Councilor Rajesh Prajapati and the police officers explained to the women after calling the police force and then the traffic jam was opened.
he drew lines with great difficulty
We put water lines with great difficulty. The CEO of Jalkal, the engineer is sitting with his ears closed.- Rajesh Prajapati, Advisor
work a day or two
If it is a matter of one or two days, the work should be done, but there was no water here for 15 days. When will children study after spending more time looking for water? – Imarti Devi, Bada Charan Singh
If there is a leak, fix it
If there are leaks, fix it, but the engineer doesn’t listen. Recovery must be done by the officers if any disturbance is found. – Sunehri Lal, Bada Charan Singh
no supply even in rajamandi
Even in Rajamandi, there is no water supply for many days. The water comes for a while at night. Where is the leak, they are not told. – Neeraj Agarwal, Raja Mandi
Interconnection started in Rakabganj
Ramesh Chandra, Project Manager, World Bank Unit, Jalnigam, said that after being shut down since 10 am in Rakabganj, the interconnection work of the 4,300 kiloliter capacity tank began. Water supply will only start on Monday morning.
Two thousand people will have to face problems even today
More than two thousand people could not get water on Saturday due to interconnection at Rakabganj Zonal Pumping Station attached to Jeevani Mandi Waterworks. Peepalmandi, Kalamahal, Daresi, Baluganj, Rakabganj, Pratappura, Rawatpada, Idgah, Kutlupur, Dhuliaganj, Namner, Sundarpada, Dholpur House, Sadar Bhatna, Mantola, Chhatta, Chakkipat, Chipitola, Auliya Road, remained near the area of water supply The old city is densely populated and the streets are also narrow, so the number of dive bombs in these areas is also very less. As for water, there will be more problems in these areas on Sunday. Due to the week’s work, there will be no water supply for the whole day on Sunday, so the work may stop.