An acute water shortage has hit Adeiso and its environs in the Eastern region, our correspondent, Prince Collins Bening has reported.
The situation, he indicated has now worsened as residents and students walk several miles in search of potable water.
Some students he revealed have resorted to the use of sachet water due to the situation.
Prince Bening said, ''the shortage is severe and some residents have resorted to desperate measures including the use of sachet water.''
He spoke to some residents who lamented that the situation has affected their daily activities.
They have therefore appealed to government to intervene so they will have access to portable drinking water.
Meanwhile, the regional chairman for the area has assured residents that efforts are underway to resolve the situation.