Hyderabad: Divisional Commissioner Hyderabad Jamal Mustafa Syed while taking serious notice of water shortage at tail end at District Badin, has formed four growers’ monitoring teams with one representative each from Revenue Department, District Police and Irrigation officers from unrelated areas as members, to locate, identify the act of water theft and the identification of persons involved in this crime.
He assured the growers that not only FIR would be lodged against those landlords / Irrigation officers who found involved in water theft but they would also be arrested and brought to the justice.
This he announced while addressing an open katchery and talking the affected growers of tail end and media men at Village Wali Muhammad Zangejo Zangejo Mori, Taluka Tando Bago, District Badin today.
Divisional Commissioner said that these monitoring committees to work after 24 hours when the warning period to such landlords involved in water theft would be expired. The Divisional Commissioner simultaneously warned the landlords involved in water theft to remove their all sources, ways and means of water theft by which they are stealing the water at upstream within 24 hours, failing which the growers monitoring teams to take action against them.