BARA: Fed up with incessant power outages, residents of Bara tehsil of Khyber district on Monday staged protests demonstration against Tribal Electric Power Supply Company (Tesco).

Talking to TNN, Turab Ali, Qasim Ali and others said that the prolonged power cuts in the prevailing soaring temperature have made their life miserable. They added that residents of the area were facing immense water shortage while it has been difficult for people to fetch water from far areas in this scorching heat.

Turab says that that from where they will get water as there is no light and they cannot live like this.  He adds that power supply is suspended even during prayer timings.

people have told TNN, that due to tripping, the electric appliances have also been damaged in many parts of the the town. They demanded of the government to reduce power outages keeping in view rising temperature.