Residents of Dalgate near Chest Diseases hospital have urged the Srinagar Muncipal Corporation (SMC) authorities to check the dog menace in the area.
A delegation from the locality said presence of large number of stray dogs hampers their movement. "Many people including children have been bitten by the stray dogs in the area during past several months.
The problem is going out of control with increase in population of dogs. We appeal the Commissioner SMC to look into the matter," they said.