KARACHI:,,, Chief Secretary Sindh Sajjad Saleem Hotiana has asked the commissioner Karachi and Administrator KMC to expeditiously ensure cleaning of Nullahs within a couple of days and take all necessary measures to restrict the people from dumping the garbage in Nullahs and “ encroachment should also be discouraged “, he added.
He instructed this while presiding over a high level meeting in his office on Monday. Secretary Implementation Capt. ® Abdul Kabir Qazi, Secretary Transport M. Taha Farooqi, Commissioner Karachi Shoaib Ahmed Siddique, administrator KMC Rauf Akhtar Farooqi, Divisional Superintendent Pak Railways Nisar Ahmed Memon and M.D K.C.R Shamim A Shiraz attended the meeting.
The Chief Secretary advised the Secretary Transport to coordinate with Administrator KMC for materializing the CNG Buses Project under which 23 CNG-Buses are ready to serve the people in the first instance .secretary Transport assured to submit strategic plan within 2 days in this regard.
The KCR project was also reviewed. The Chief Secretary sought a report from M.D K.U.T.C and stressed the need of coordinated efforts to gear up the project.
Meanwhile, a notification has been issued by Chief secretary Sindh for constitution of a four-member committee headed by the commissioner Karachi with administrator KMC, Managing director KW&SB and a representative of Local Government Department to assist KMC for cleaning of strong Nullahs.
Committee will submit its report to Chief Secretary Sindh.