RAWALPINDI  – Residents of D-block of Satellite Town have protested lack of electricity poles in the streets.

The residents said that electric cables were hanging at a very low level around every house causing potential threat of electric shock and concerned authorities failed to erect new electric poles in the area. They said that incident of short-circuiting occurred daily due to the hanging wires. Residents have appealed the government to install electric poles in the area to avoid any untoward incident.