Karachi, August 19, 2013 (PPI-OT): KMC Administrator Saqib Soomro has directed relevant departments of revenue and recovery to take measures for improving financial position of the organization and achievement of objectives as soon as possible and recovery staff should perform its responsibilities with interest and dedication whereas recovery report should be prepared on weekly basis to evaluate progress in this regard.
He said this while issuing directives to Department of Local Taxes (Advertisement), Municipal Utility Tax, Land Department, KAD/KMC, Department of Estate, Department of Kachchi Abadi, Department of Master Plan, Department of Charged Parking, KDA Recovery, Veterinary Department and other relevant departments.
On this occasion various departments gave briefing about recovery and revenue and provided information about revenue objectives on which Administrator Karachi Saqib Soomro said that budget of any organization was made in the light of expected revenue and achievement of objectives included in budget reflects financial position of organization therefore it was necessary to ensure timely achievement of all objectives to strengthen financial condition of KMC for which officers and staff of relevant departments would have to make all possible efforts.
He said that all departments should review the position for achieving set objectives for first quarter of fiscal year and focal persons should prepare recovery report on weekly basis so that in the light of current situation comprehensive strategy could be formed for future and recovery objectives could be set according to it. He said that policy of better utilization of available resources for improving financial condition of KMC would have to be adopted for timely payment of employees’ salaries and pensions.
He directed heads of all departments to start work immediately to achieve recovery objectives. He urged officers to recommend new ways of income along with existing ones and start campaign for recovery of dues and recovery officers and staff should enhance their performance and notices should also be issued for recovery of liabilities. He said that recovery sector has significant status for strengthening the organization financially therefore no negligence would be endured in this regard.
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