A number of tail-end
growers had filed petitions in the court, seeking water supplies for their farmlands.
The speakers said that growers of district Badin especially from tail-end
canals have been economically destroyed due to flawed planning of SIDA and frequent water theft.
" I know, tail-end
growers are facing acute shortage of water and are facing hardships.
Badin -- A large number of growers and farmers staged round about a 15-kilometers long, 'march' on foot from Notkani stop to Tando Bago town on Sunday to register protest against 'artificial' water shortage in the tail-ends
of district Badin.
PAGASA said the tail-end
of a cold front is currently affecting Northern and Central Luzon.
Metro Manila, the Cordillera Administrative Region, the rest of Cagayan Valley Region, Aurora, and Quezon will have cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to the tail-end
of a cold front, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said in its 4 a.m.
Camiguin, Misamis Oriental, Bukidnon, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Surigao del Norte, Surigao del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Compostela Valley, Davao del Norte, Davao Oriental, Davao del Sur, and Davao Occidental will have cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and isolated thunderstorms due to the tail-end
of cold front.
Chief Secretary Rizwan Memon said he was monitoring riverine water distribution to the tail-end
areas and distribution of tankers in Karachi.
The chief minister directed Irrigation department to further focus of proper distribution of water, particularly to the tail-end
. 'The growers are staging protests, this is not good.
The bottlenecks in supply of water to tail-end
growers would also be removed, he added.
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Local weather expert Paul Stevens warned that the town could yet suffer from the tail-end
of the storms over the next 24 to 48 hours.
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BADIN -- Leaders of several farmers' organisations have expressed deep concern over unavailability of water in the tail-end
areas of Badin district despite flood in the Indus.
Addressing on the occasion, the leaders including Ameer Azad Panhwar, Dilshad Mari and others said that the concerned authorities had announced the water rotation for the supply of sufficient water to the tail-end
growers but the concerned authorities have still not released water to Khor Wah due to which they are facing many hardships.