KWSB asked to mitigate water shortageJuly 18, 2013
Karachi: Managing Director Karachi Water & Sewerage Board Misbahuddin Farid called on Minister Local Bodies and Chairman KW&SB Syed Awais Muzaffar in his office to brief him about the actions taken on his directives during last meeting.
Chairman KW&SB directed M.D KW&SB to ensure swift provision of water to every area during Ramadan. He said that KW&SB must use all its resources to provide improved and better services during Ramadan.
Chairman KW&SB said Officers of KW&SB must utilize and ensure swift and just provision of available water sources. Water is every human’s basic need and the demand increases during summers. KW&SB should ensure that citizens of Karachi do not suffer during Ramadan.
M.D KW&SB informed Chairman KW&SB about the problems that need immediate attention and briefing him about the actions taken on his directive informed him that directions to all concerned officers have been issued as per Chairman KW&SB’s directives. All officers have strictly been directed to maintain supply and sewerage infrastructure, leakages should be stopped and overflow complaints must be resolved on immediate basis.
M.D KW&SB requested Minister Local Bodies to visit KW&SB Head offices and allow KW&SB to brief him about KW&SB Departments and Development Projects. M.D Farid also requested his appointment to visit KW&SB installation in order to better understand water supply and sewerage working.
Chairman KW&SB expressed that he would visit KW&SB soon. Whereas; M.D KW&SB stated that in the lights of directives issued by Chairman KW&SB institution would stabilize and problems would be solved soon. He said that it is Chairman KW&SB’s utmost priority to stabilize Karachi Water & Sewerage Board.