KMC cancels charged parking contracts in city



The Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) has cancelled all unauctioned charged parking contracts following the orders of Karachi Administrator Dr Saifur Rehman.

A notification was issued by the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) regarding the cancellation of all unauctioned charged parking contracts.

In the first phase, the contracts of six parking sites were cancelled.

Moreover, a notification was also issued for the imposition of a ban on creating new parking sites. The KMC also ended the contractual parking system for different public parks including Karachi Zoo, Safari Park and other KMC parks.

Yesterday, the Sindh government appointed Dr Saifur Rehman as the new administrator of Karachi after accepting the resignation of Barrister Murtaza Wahab.

The notification of the new Karachi Administration was issued by the Local Government and Housing Town Planning Department.

The ruling Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) and the Muttahida Qaumi Movement Pakistan (MQM-P) had agreed to nominate Dr Saif ur Rehman for the Karachi Administrator’s slot