Karachi, October 15, 2012 (PPI-OT): KMC on 20th and 21st Oct 2012 will provide all municipal facilities in National Stadium on the occasion of upcoming cricket matches between World Cricket Eleven and Pakistan all Star Eleven.
Metropolitan Commissioner Matanat Ali Khan said this while chairing a meeting held on arrangements of cricket matches.
The meeting was attended by Senior Director Municipal Services Dr. Shaukat Zaman, Senior Director Medical Services A.D Sajnani, Additional Commissioner Karachi Kamran Shamshad, Chief Town Officer Gulshan Iqbal Shafiq-ur-Rehman, Chief fire Officer Muhammad Ehtisham- ud-din, Noman Arshad Director Machinery Pool, Director Advertisement Akhtar Shaikh, Chief City Warden Tehseen-ur-Rehman, Manager National Stadium Arshad Khan and other officers.
Matanat Ali Khan said that all concerned departments have been directed about municipal matters in connection with upcoming matches between World Eleven and Pakistan Eleven in National Stadium and KMC will make arrangements of cleanliness, light, fumigation, fire brigade and ambulance service.
He said two ambulances during match will be standby in the stadium for dealing any kind of emergency whereas 2 ambulances along with staff will be provided. KMC Administrator Muhammad Hussain Syed will give a reception in honour of guest team and Pakistan team in Bagh-e-Jinnah Baradari.
Fumigation will be done inside and outside the stadium along with availability of street lights and banners will also be installed on important locations in the city. This T-20 competition was being represented by renowned players of the world and national players from Pakistani team were also taking part in the match.
Metropolitan Commissioner said that world eleven visit was very important for the restoration of international cricket in Pakistan therefore all possible efforts will be made to make this visit successful so that the good image of Karachi will arise and international teams would also come Pakistan for playing cricket matches. He further said that KMC will play its vital role in this regard and provide all necessary facilities on this occasion.
For more information, contact:
Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC)
City District Government Complex, 1st Floor, Civic Centre,
Tel: +9221 9923 2400 -01
Fax: +9221 9923 2406