Khallikote, Mar 15: Acute scarcity of portable water for the dwellers of Station Sahi in Chhatrapur village has made them to go for a lottery.
The outcome of the lottery draws the inference that, who will collect water first from the standing post even after standing too late along a long line with pots and vessels.
This is the picture of the suburb at the threshold of the spring.
People face immense problem having a vessel load of drinking water for use, let alone other uses.
The struggle for a drop of water goes precarious in the summer.
Having a single stand post for a number of households that just sprinkle water for 15 minutes a day.
Locals demand to address the issue permanently.