STATE TIMES NEWS
SAMBA: Hundreds of fishes have died in Jakh pond in Vijaypur area of district Samba and concerned department paid no heed towards it. The pond is located on the edge of the Jammu Pathankot National Highway near Jakh in district Samba. People of Jakh and it are adjoining areas alleged that the fishes are dieing due to dirty water adding that despite repeated requests none of the official of Fisheries Department showed concern over the issue. Villagers said that they brought medicines from money they contributed and cast it in the pond so that the remaining fish can be saved.