Shah supports 100-day cleanliness drive of Waseem


KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Murad Ali Shah reviewing Rs10bn Karachi package has directed divisional administration/district administration to support the 100-day cleanliness drive launched by Mayor Karachi Waseem Akhtar.

The review meeting was attended by Minister Local Government Jam Khan Shoro, Chief Secretary Rizwan Memon, ACS (Dev) M. Waseem, Principal Secretary to CM Naveed Kamran Baloch, Secretary Finance Hassan Naqvi, PD Karachi Package Niaz Soomro and his team members and other concerned officers.

Shah said that the DMCs have enough funds, machinery and other sources to lift garbage and clean their respective areas. But, “I am sorry to say that they have not taken so much interest they should have to,” he said.

He directed the minister local government to have meeting with newly elected chairmen of DMCs and KMC mayor and concerned officers and mobilize them to clean the city.

He directed commissioner Karachi to activate his deputy commissioners also. “This is our collective responsibility to clean the city until the mechanical sweeping system takes place by first week of January 2017,” he said.

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