Karachi, March 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): An Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) was held on 6th March, 2018 at SITE Association of Industry to discuss the proceedings being conducted by the Water Commission constituted by the Supreme Court of Pakistan and to formulate a lawful line of action by the industrialists.The EGM further discussed the measures being initiated by the SEPA and to apprise the members of the latest developments in the case filed by the SITE Association of Industry before the High Court of Sindh.

The said EGM was attended by about 200 industrialists. It was unanimously decided in the EGM that the Water Commission would be requested to afford the industrialists an opportunity of being heard in person so that they may substantiate their viewpoint for immediate installation of a Combined Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP).

During the said EGM, it was also decided that the Water Commission would be apprised about the efforts of SITE Association of Industry in getting the funds released from the federal and provincial governments required for construction of the CETP while the PC-I is also ready.The participants of the EGM, therefore, urged the Water Commission to direct the Government of Sindh for setting up of the CETP on urgent basis.

The EGM also decided to send a letter to the Chairman, Water Commission seeking appointment from him for a meeting with the industrialists enabling them to explain their standpoint in the matter. A resolution was also unanimously passed in the EGM held at SITE Association of Industry seeking immediate installation of a Combined Effluent Treatment Plant enabling the exporters to meet the WTO requirements to sell their goods in the international market.

For more information, contact:
Secretary General
S.I.T.E. Association of Industry
H-16, Textile Avenue, SITE, Karachi
Tel: +92-21-32562883, +92-21-32560705
Fax: +92-21-32560704
E-mail: site@site-association.org
Website: www.site-association.org