RAWALPINDI  - Residents of Cantonment Board have protested over the suspension of water supply in the area, saying that water supply has been suspended since last twenty days.

The residents warned that they would stage sit in protest in front of the board office, if the water supply does not resume immediately.

The resident said that the life has became miserable for them following the suspension of water supply, adding that the board administration held responsible for water crisis in the area.

“The people are deprived of single drop of water while shortage of have affected children and women in this hot weather”, residents said.

This shortage of water affected several areas of the Cant Board, including Misrial Road, Mohalla Zamirdran, Alhabad, Cant view colony, Officer Colony, Shyly Valley, Tench Bhata, and Iqbal Colony. The residents appealed to the Cantonment Board Authority to take measures for the resuming of water supply in the area.