The residents of Sadiqabad and adjacent areas are facing acute water shortage for last several days.
The political affluent, influential of area were seemed helpless, to resolve the issue.
A complainant of Sadiqabad Tariq Khan said “we have to fetch water from far flung areas to meet daily needs. He said “we can’t afford a water tank that is costly and unaffordable and we have to pay Rs 1,000 twice in a week to get water”.
Another resident Waheed Khan alleged that tanker mafia is looting and minting money by selling water at high prices.—APP