PUR THAL - Former Nazim Union Council Adhi Kot, Malik Ghulam Hasan Saleh has said that due to over flooded Chashma-Jhelum Link Canal, several hundred square kilometer desert area of Tehsil Noorpoor Thal has been inundated, creating severe life and property risk to thousands of inhabitants of the villages Chan, Ghunghan, Adhi Kot, Rahdari, Rangpur, Wahadhlanwala and nearby Chaks.
Talking to journalists, he said that CJ-link canal has already been waterlogged, for the last 26 years. This seepage has played havoc with the lives of the people of the Thal. Malik Ghulam Hasan said that the affected farmers demanded a special relief package from the government. He also emphasized on the Parliamentarians to play their role to solve the burning issue of the people of Thal.