TOBA TEK SINGH - Awami Workers Party leaders have criticised the Irrigation Department for supplying less than required water to the crops of Chak 391-JB and 392-JB.
Addressing a gathering of farmers , AWP’s candidate for PP-86 Farooq Tariq, Pakistan Kissan Committee chief Fateh Muhammad, AWP Women Wing President Ms Saima Zia, M Zubair, Tariq Mahmood, Akash Ashfaq and Mian Naveed said that due to canal water shortage , crops of the villages have been destroyed. They also flayed closure of Khewra minor canal and demanded immediate payment by the sugar mills to sugarcane growers. Former Swedish Parliament member Mr Kella and ex Sweden’s district council member Ms Ann Carin expressed solidarity with the farmers in their speeches on the occasion.