Villagers lay seige for water
Nashik, Mar 30 (UNI) Residents of Bore Dende village held a demonstration and laid seige to the office of panchayat samiti here yesterday, demanding drinking water.
The protestors, led by Akhil Bharatiya Adivasi Sena president D N Gade, dispersed after block development officer Babasaheb Bote and police inspector Jiwan Singh Pardesi assured of adequate supply by April 24.
Mr Gade threatened they will block Mumbai-Agra highway passing through the city if their demand was not met by the assured day.
Several villages in Igatpuri tahsil of the district are facing water shortage.
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