Need stressed to lift solid waste


Karachi: Jamaat e Islami (JI) Sindh chapter naib amir Mohammad Hussain Mehanti has demanded of the government to empower local government institutions so that garbage and solid waste could be lifted from the streets of Karachi.

In a statement here Wednesday, he said that the city has left orphaned and its streets converted into Katchra Kundis. He asked that corruption in government departments has created immense civic problems for citizens. He said land grabbers and criminals mafias enjoy a free hand due to poor governance.

He asked to empower the local government institutions so that they could serve the citizens effectively.