KMC officers demanded explanation for low recovery


KARACHI: Metropolitan Commissioner Samiuddin Siddiqui on Monday directed to issue show cause and explanation notices to the KMC officers for not delivering satisfactory performance in the departmental recovery.

In a meeting held at his office, he instructed to issue show cause notices to the officers of various departments including finance, katchi abadies, local taxes, parks & recreation, E&IP and enforcement and explanation letters to the officers of charged parking, works & services and veterinary department.

The metropolitan commissioner urged the municipal officers to ensure such measures that could enhance the recovery and in that way help the organization getting financially stable.

Siddiqui said team work would yield better results in this connection. He also warned that salaries of those officers would be stopped if they did not improve their performance.

He said the development expenditures could only be met after achieving departmental recovery targets. Therefore, he said the recovery department of KMC must make all possible efforts to increase the recovery.