Cleanliness of drains sought ahead of monsoon rains

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Secretary Maj Retd Azam Suleman Tuesday directed the Commissioner Karachi to hold meetings twice a week of all concerned departments regarding monsson-2018 and cleanliness of all big and small drains in addition to immediate removal of encroachment from the drains.

He also directed the Commissioner Karachi that machinery and equipment, including resource mobilization, must be kept ready, with identification, for use as and when required.

It may be mentioned that KMC and all DMCs had furnished the funds with the specific reference of monsoon-2018, thus CS, instructed to start cleanliness of drain.. He ordered that met office must be kept in touch carefully, as prediction regarding Karachi should be strictly followed.

He further instructed that the staff of K-Electric would perform their duties round the clock during the rain emergency.