Karachi: During a meeting to observe the preparations for Rabi ul Awwal, Managing Director Karachi Water & Sewerage Board KW&SB Misbahuddin Farid directed all the officers and employees of KW&SB to stay on high alert during the month of Rabiul Awwal.
He also directed all the emergency staff to strict ensure attendance. Furthermore, in case of any problems reported the Chief Engineer of the area would be deemed responsible.
During the meeting he directed that sewerage problems around Mosques and Imam Bargah’s must be resolved immediately so that the citizens celebrating 12th of Rabiul Awwal may not suffer. D.M.D Technical Services Ali Mohammad Palejo and all Chief Engineers and all concerned officers were present in the meeting chaired by M.D KW&SB.
M.D KW&SB ordered a red alert throughout the technical services department and emergency staff. He directed the Chief Engineers to inspect the areas personally and ensure that all sewerage problems are resolved with the cooperation of area representatives. He said that in case of any problems reported the Chief Engineer would be deemed responsible and strict action would be taken against the concerning Chief Engineer.
He directed the Chief Engineers to keep their Cell Phones open moreover, he emphasized that sewerage problems around Mosques, Imam Bargah and Walkways must be resolved especially at M.A Jinnah Road, Bolton Market, Kharadar, Light House, Liaquatabad, Landhi, Korangi, Malir, Shahfaisal, New Karachi, Orangi and surrounding areas.
He said that Chief Engineers must inspect the areas and ensure that all open manholes are covered properly and any overflow is taken care of. Directing the officers and employees to stay alert with Sewerage Cleaning Machines and other equipment he ordered the Chief Engineers to ensure swift solutions to the problems of the citizens with the help of elected representatives.