Karachi: DCO Karachi Mohammad Hussain Syed has said that rain water accumulated on all major thoroughfares of city has been removed and now drainage of water from inner roads and streets was underway.
All town administration and concerned departments of city government have been directed to pay special attention on cleanliness works. He expressed these views during a visit of Saddar Town and different localities of old city area on Wednesday.
DCO Karachi said that after removal of rain water from main roads, cleaning work has been started and this would also be completed in least possible time.
He said that disciplinary action would be taken against the officers who would show negligence in the removal of garbage and waste from roads and streets.
He said that the extensive fumigation campaign was also initiated in city which will continue till November. Four towns will be covered daily during the campaign.
Meanwhile DCO Karachi Mohammad Hussain Syed strictly warned the engineers of Works and Services Department to perform field work, spot faults in timely drainage of rain water and make planning to remove them or they would have to face disciplinary action.
Addressing a review meeting of the arrangements made for rains in city he said that the performance of works department was not found satisfactory during recent rains.
Two of the senior officers had been suspended due to this, if other officers didn’t improve their performance, they would have to face same action. The meeting was attended by EDO W and S Altaf G. Memon, EDO Health Dr. Nasir Javed, EDO MS Masood Alam, EDO F and P Aamir Khursheed and other officers.
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