QUETTA: Excessive load-shedding and constant shortage of drinking water led the residents of Pasni to block the Mekran costal highway near zero point.
Demonstrators including women protested in front of Assistant Commissioners office, while the assistant commissioner Pasni, Zulfiqar Karar, assured the protesters to resolve their legitimate demands as soon as possible.
The protesters demanded the uninterrupted electricity particularly in the mid night times. The assistant commissioner keeping in view the demands of residents convene the meeting of the authorities of QESCO and Public Health. In it was decided that the QESCO would provide uninterrupted electricity to the residents especially in the mid night aspects and public health too have arranged a mechanism to provide drinking water to the residents.