Karachi, December 15, 2017 (PPI-OT):Chief Secretary Sindh Rizwan Memon has advised the KW and SB to ensure potable water supply to all people without any discrimination. He emphasized upon to enhance the monitoring system efficiently. He said this while visiting the Head Office of Karachi Water and Sewerage Board on Friday morning. M.D.KW and SB Hashim Raza Zaidi briefed him about the water supply mechanism including functioning of S-III and K-IV projects with the help of charts and maps.
Zaidi informed that computerized complaint receipt and disposal system is operational, under which at least 700 complaints are disposed off, monthly. He pointed out that 540 mgd water supplied to the citizens daily. Project Director K-IV water project requested the assistance of Sindh government for removal of slight encroached area in the K-IV Water Project. Rizwan Memon was also told that the old machines are being replaced under a 30 months replacement programme comprising the period from Dec. 2016 to June 2019. Chief Secretary maintained that strict and timely compliance of the court orders must be accorded, without any delay.
For more information, contact:
Information and Archives Department
Directorate of Press Information
Government of Sindh
95-Sindh Secretariat 4-B, Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-99204423, +92-21-99204401