Karachi, November 27, 2012 (PPI-OT): Karachi Water and Sewerage Board has decided to carry out an action against defualters. M.D KW and SB has directed the revenue department to issue names of defaulters to the media.
During a high profile, KW and SB meeting chaired by M.D KW and SB and attended by DMD Revenue Waqar Hashmi and other revenue officers, DMD Revenue informed that beside government institutions large scale builders are also not cooperating with the department.
Presenting a list of such builders, he informed that Maymar Builders is a defaulter of more than 170 million ruppes. According to the list Maymar Housing Services Super Highway K.D.A Scheme is a defaulter of more than 17.6 million, Maymar Housing Services Syed Road is a defaulter of more than 62 million Maymar Housing Services Dia Bhatti Amranapu Gadap is a defaulter of more than 4.5 million, Gulistan-e-Maymar Housing Services is a defaulter of more than 4.6 million, Gulshan- e-Maymar Housing Services K.D.A is a defaulter of more than 4.5 million, Gulshan-e-Maymar Scheme is a defaulter of more than 3.3 million, Saima Urban House is a defualter of more than 1.5 million, Square 1 tower is a defualter of more than 3.7 million, Saima Mall and Residency is a defaulter of more than 2.7 million and R-1 Enterprises is a defaulter of 2 lacs.
Whereas, Saima Royal Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Saima Pari Residency Northnazimabad, Saima Residency Gulistan-e-Jauhar and Saima Pari Mall Nazimabad has not been registered with KW and SB yet however, the provision of water and connection is ongoing.
M.D KW and SB had directed to issue final notices to the defaulters and speedup the recovery process. He said that KW and SB would not accept any kind of pressure in this regard so that the revenue situation is improved. He said that Revenue Department is the backbone of the institution and for KW and SB, which is a public service institution it is vital to improve the revenue situation.
He said that consumers must cooperate with KW and SB since the KW and SB bills does not even cover the service charges yet we are serving the citizens day and night.
He directed the revenue officers to ensure the provision of bills ontime and disconnect the lines to the defaulters who have not paid the dues for a long time. He directed the D.M.D Revenue to formulate a strategy for action against defaulters in order to improve the revenue situation and bring the institution out of the financial crises.
For more information contact:
Karachi Water and Sewerage Board
Mr. Zahid Mehmood
P.S. Chairman Office