Public lashes out at PHE for water scarcity


KHERONI, April 24: Three villages consisting of   Phelangpi, Priloo and Theso Terang Arong located under the jurisdiction of Kheroni PHE sub division in West Karbi Anglong is reportedly deprived of drinking water for the last 15 years  in spite filter water tank being built, reports said.

It is reported that those villages have had enough filtered drinking water before but experienced water shortage for the past 15 years despite of having three water tanks constructed under the scheme. The locals narrated that the officers rarely come to attend their duty and said that the apathy of PHE employees and officers is one of the reasons of water shortage. Locals also urged the KAAC authority to take serious notice on the issue and take necessary action for the betterment of common people.