KMC recovery officers get fresh warnings


KARACHI: Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) Administrator Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui while taking stern notice of the decrease in the revenue recovery issued directive for action against those officers who did not achieve the revenue target.

He urged the officers deputed on recovery to pay special attention towards their work and achieve the target by mobilizing all their resources.

Meanwhile, on the directive of administrator Karachi, Metropolitan Commissioner (MC) Samiuddin Siddiqui called a meeting of the recovery officers in his office and instructed them to adopt comprehensive strategy for bringing improvement in the recovery of revenue.

He also directed to remove and issue show-cause notice to some of the head of departments for not showing better performance.

In the meeting the financial advisor briefed about the recovery status of various departments of KMC. The MC said it was essential to bring improvement in the recovery condition which could give financial stability to the organization.

He also directed to take action against the contractor of the veterinary department after consultation with the legal advisor. He said only KMC has the powers to charge vehicle parking fee from its designated parking sites.