‘Give us water to drink!’


The farmers and Abadgars held protest demonstrations in various areas throughout the province against water scarcity and corruption of irrigation officials here on Sunday.
The growers and farmers also staged sit in at Ratodero-Gawadar Motorway and blocked vehicular traffic for several hours and torched tyres. The protesters demanded proper water supply of water to save the major crops cultivation around 2.4 million acres in Sindh.
They also claimed that the concerned officials of irrigation department are receiving bribe for releasing water to distributaries from canals.