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Villagers protest against liquor vend

punjab Updated: Apr 15, 2013 19:53 IST
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Residents of a village in Abohar blocked traffic on the Kandhwala-Alamgarh road to raise their demand of shifting a liqour shop in the village to elsewhere.

Around 200 residents of Kikkar Khera village raised their concern at the liqour shop in the village, that too near the village gurdwara.

Repeated pleas to the administration and liquor traders on this count had fallen on deaf ears, said the protesters.

Meanwhile, commuters had to face inconvenience for two hours. Only after SDM Gurmail Singh intervened that the protesters lifted the dharna.