Canal breach near Shahdadpur

October 3, 2015 Off By Web Desk

Shahdadpur: At least 10 villages were inundated here on Sunday when Jumrao Canal developed a 150-feet wide breach.

As per details, the canal suffered this wide breach due to the increased pressure of water and seven villages including Bachal Hingoro, Allah Jurio Kori, Jumma Jhalan, Khameso Sanjrani and Suhabat Sunjrani went flooded. The villagers later plugged the breach on self-help basis and the officials of the irrigation department failed to reach there on time.

The affected villagers have demanded compensation for their losses and stern action against the negligent officials of irrigation department.