Secretary Local Government Sindh Syed Najam Ahmad Shah paid an emergency visit to Dhabeji pumping station on Sunday and ordered immediate repair of all leakage points and issued instructions for uninterrupted supply of water to the city. MD KW&SB Asadullah Khan was also present.
The Secretary visited various departments of Dhabeji Pumping Complex and also took a close look at all the watering process.
Expressing his views on the occasion, Najam Shah said that the Sindh Local Government Department is keen to work on modern and scientific lines to ensure uninterrupted supply of water to the city of Karachi and the services of world renowned experts have been availed to achieve this goal.
Shah viewed that several projects are being implemented for the timely fulfillment of water needs of all residential and commercial areas of Karachi and a comprehensive strategy is being formulated in view of future needs so as not to face any problem in future.
During the visit, Shah also reviewed the efficiency and performance of various pumping stations and gave some important instructions to the deputed staff for the improvement of their performance.
Later, the Secretary also visited several baypoints and reviewed the needs of the near future and important points regarding the establishment of water desalination plants and their potential utility.