Kupwara: Residents of Manwan in Awoora area of Kupwara district are facing immense hardships due to absence of a concrete bridge in the village.
At least 80 households here have erected a footover wooden bridge to walk over to the other side. But the years old decayed foot over bridge over a stream threatens to collapse, they said.
The absence of bridge poses grave problems in case of critical medical emergency like a pregnant women.
The authorities have ignored us despite many representations to build a concrete bridge, they said.
Locals appeal authorities to address their problem at the earliest.