Acute water shortage after pipe bursts

May 23, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Gharo, Sindh: Gharo and surrounding localities have been braving without potable water for last 36 hours after main pipeline supplying water to the area burst.

Due to suspension of water supply citizens faced immense troubles. They said in hot weather it is very difficult for families to go without potable water. They said it is negligence of Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) that the damaged pipe line could not be repaired after passing of 36 hours.

However, the KWSB sources said it may take another 24 hours to compete the repair of burst pipeline.