KARACHI: Administrator District Municipal Corporation (DMC) Korangi Imran Aslam said Thursday that work regarding rain emergency was continued on emergency basis in Korangi, Landhi and Shah Faisal zones of Korangi district.
“Cleaning of rainwater drains was also continued on emergency basis. An exemplary system would be established for rainwater draining,” he said during a visit with Superintendant Engineer Municipal Korangi Iqtidar Ahmed to review the cleaning work in. Focal Person Shah Faisal Zone Aslam Pervez, Information Officer Muhammad Arshad and other officials were also present on the occasion.
During the cleaning of drains, he directed the relevant officers to lift waste timely and dump it at landfill sites.
He said that drainage system should also be developed. He directed the officers to resolve sewerage overflow issue with support of Karachi Water & Sewerage Board.
Aslam said that awareness should be created among people about cleanliness of the drains.