Recovery of KMC revenue target ordered

May 14, 2013 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: KMC Administrator Syed Hashim Raza Zaidi has directed the heads of revenue and recovery departments to initiate work for achieving recovery targets without delay.

He said weekly meeting will be called for the departments which did not achieve their target and action will be taken against the officers responsible for not achieving recovery targets. He was chairing a meeting which was attended by the Metropolitan Commissioner Matanat Ali Khan, Financial Advisor Khalid Sheikh, Sr Director Master Plan Iftikhar Qaimkhani, Sr. Director Local Taxes Mukhtar Hussain, Sr. Director Municipal Utility Charges Tahir Jamil Durrani, Sr. Director I.T Masood Alam and other officers. On this occasion the officers gave details of the recovery achieved so far.

Zaidi instructed them to ensure maximum recovery so that the salary of employees could be disbursed on timely basis and the financial condition of KMC be made better. He urged the offices to suggest other revenue resources and initiate recovery campaign where dues were been paid until now by using legal means.

He also directed Director Municipal Utility Charges not to allow any concession to consumers without getting prior approval from the Administrator of Metropolitan Commissioner. The administrator said it was necessary to pay special attention on the recovery situation in KMC as the financial stability of the organization lies in it. He said any carelessness or negligence in this regard would not be tolerated and such officers would have to face disciplinary action.