KARACHI: Chief Secretary Sindh, Mohammad Siddique Memon, on Tuesday took a serious view of water scarcity in Aziz Street, Burfat and Essa Goth, Yaqoob Jakhia Goth near Shrine of Baba Shah Aqiq, Zamindar Hotel, Gulbahar No. 1 Karachi and other areas and has called for a detailed report from the MD, KWSB, within three days.
A delegation of the citizens of the affected area, led by Mohammad Ramzan Barfat, today met the Chief Secretary at his office and submitted an application to him complaining water shortage in their areas. They also requested to probe the matter.
A communiqué was issued from the CS office to MD, KWSB on 13th October, last but the complaints were not addressed and the scarcity persisted. The CS directed to resolve the grievances of the dwellers on priority basis.