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Karachi residents block roads against water supply suspension

The protest in Lyari caused a massive traffic jam

SAMAA | - Posted: Jun 29, 2019 | Last Updated: 2 years ago
Posted: Jun 29, 2019 | Last Updated: 2 years ago
Karachi residents block roads against water supply suspension

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The residents of Lyari once again took to the streets to protest against the suspension of water supply in the area on Saturday.

Protesters at the Sher Shah Pankha Hotel blocked roads for a couple of hours, causing a traffic jam on Mauripur Road, West Wharf, Jinnah Bridge and Native Jetty Bridge. Traffic was being diverted to MM Alam Road.

Related: Dealers protest PTA’s policy for used mobile phones

The hours-long protest that started at 11am caused a traffic jam which lasted for hours.

People were protesting against the prolonged water suspension in Lyari’s UC 3. Water supply water has been cut for the past 15 days.

The district administration has promised the protesters that the issue will be resolved within two days.

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