Road blockade on demand of replacement of transformer
Dharmanagar : By Our Correspondent
Local people of Mantala organized a road blockade at Dharmanagar – Kailashahar Road today on demand repair of transformer which went out of order before 4 days. The road blockade started from 11 a.m. On being informed about the road blockade staffs of TSECL and SDM of Dharmanagar rushed to the spot and started to change the transformer. Observing the immediate action of administration the agitators withdrew the blockade after two hours. As a result the movement of vehicles was stalled for two hours at Kailashahar – Dharmanagar Road today.
Here it is mentionable that inhabitants of Mantala at Dharmanagar town are facing lot of troubles due to power cut during last 4 days. The local people of Mantala expressed strong resentment as the staffs of TSECL went away without repairing the transformer properly before 3 days. Later on DGM Shyamal Ghatak rushed to the spot and assured them the transformer would be changed on Wednesday. But the authority did not change the transformer on Thursday in spite of giving word to change it.