Mir Aasif

Shopian, 14-Feb: Residents of Habdipora, Pinjura and adjoining areas staged a peaceful protest against Higher authorities of district Shopian and sitting government.

Locals said that early in the morning ACR Shopian, Concerned Patwari and other officials spotted near our lands and started measuring land for construction of NH-444, we started bycote them after that we staged a protest against higher authorities.

Protesters raised slogans against the Higher authorities and sitting government.

Locals said that govt need to review the decision, and divert the bypass to other side.

A protester said I haven’t anything without this land, if govt. didn’t review this decision we haven’t any choice without sucide.

We urged govt to review the decision and divert the road as soon as possible.