Call to establish research centre on municipal matters

KARACHI: History students especially researchers of municipal affairs including former councillors, heads of KMC and intellectuals on Tuesday demanded of Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) Administrator Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui to set up a gallery and research centre on permanent basis regarding municipal matters in the historical KMC building.

These people who were on the visit to the historical archives exhibition held in the KMC building expressed keen interest in the historical documents and photos put on display in the exhibition that started on 14th August.

On Tuesday, former city assistant mayor Tariq Hasan, former city council Karachi member Jafar-ul-Hasan and other councillors and dignitaries visited the exhibition and expressed keen interest in the historical archives. Director council department Ghufran Ahmed briefed the visitors about the exhibition.