More than 300 people are said to have held a demonstration in the northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir over the power crisis that has engulfed the nation.
Reports claim a large number of locals blocked a few roads in the region raising anti government-slogans and protesting over the lack of electricity in their areas.
It is believed they demanded the State Power Department to repair a transformer that was damaged due to overdrawing power a few days ago. State reports suggest the authorities promised it would be repaired at the earliest and power supply restored in the area.
Another group of protesters in a town in Jammu and Kashmir is believed to have blocked the highway for more than an hour.