Karachi, January 07, 2013 (PPI-OT): In order to provide the citizens of Karachi with better water and sewerage facilities during coming summer season it is vital that all the damaged lines are repaired and all pumping stations are replaced whereas all the motors should be repaired as well, said Managing Director Karachi Water and Sewerage Board Misbahuddin Farid during a high level meeting.
D.M.D Planning Mashkoor ul Hasnain, DMD Finance, DMD HRD and A, Chief Engineer Bulk, Chief Engineer E and M, Zonal Chief Engineers and other concerned officers were also present on this occasion.
During the meeting current water and sewerage condition of the city was observed. Zonal Chief Engineers briefing about their concerning areas informed the attendees about the water and sewerage situation, details of damaged lines and motors and pumps in dire need of repair.
M.D KW and SB has directed all the Chief Engineers to take care of all the necessary repairs. All the damaged lines, motors and pumps must be repaired and replaced in order to ensure that the citizens get swift facilities.
He directed the Chief Engineers to formulate a team of Engineers who would coordinate with Elected Representatives. Schedules must be placed at all pumping stations. Moreover, valve operations and water level must be inspected strictly.
He directed them to inspect all pumping stations to ensure that water is provided as per schedule. Whereas, priority must be given to areas with reported problems of water shortage; ensuring equal supply to all these areas as per schedule.
He said that we must take all measures to ensure a swift civic service and being the Engineers of KW and SB it is your duty to ensure swift water supply and sewerage disposal facilities to the citizens of Karachi. Problems in all areas must be resolved without any discrimination so that the citizens do not suffer.
For more information contact:
Karachi Water and Sewerage Board
Mr. Zahid Mehmood
P.S. Chairman Office