Work starts on interactive map titled ‘Know Your Karachi’: Wahab



Administrator Karachi Barrister Murtaza Wahab on Tuesday said that work has started on the preparation of Karachi’s interactive map “Know Your Karachi.”

He expressed these views in a meeting regarding the preparation of Karachi’s interactive map “Know Your Karachi” in his office here. Municipal Commissioner KMC Syed Afzal Zaidi was also present on the occasion.The administrator said that a new digital map with all the details will soon be available to the citizens on the KMC website. Barrister Murtaza said that the process of improving the delivery of civic services with the help of modern technology will continue. He also reviewed the preparation of a unique digital map for the first time in KMC.  He said that the purpose of creating a new digital map is to provide important information about the city. He said that after the preparation of the map, all necessary information related to Karachi will be available at one place.

The people could get confirmation about municipal services, concerned police station, wards, UCs, fire stations, hospitals, universities, colleges, public places, playgrounds, parks, libraries and etc. The Information about bus routes, post boxes will also be available at the map. Barrister Murtaza Wahab said that the new digital map will be uploaded on the website of KMC. He said that they would welcome citizens’ feedback and suggestions to improve the map. The Administrator Karachi said that modern digital maps of this style have been prepared in all major cities of the world and uploaded on the internet so that citizens, tourists and other people can get information about the city.  The map enables the people to get convenience in terms of transportation and travel in the city. “Karachi is also among the big cities of the world, so the new digital map will be useful here too,” he added.

Meanwhile, Advisor to Sindh Chief Minister on Law and Spokesperson for Sindh government Barrister Murtaza Wahab has said that the role of the student unions was to increase the trend of competition in educational institutions, which is very important, especially for creating leadership.

He expressed these views during a meeting with Sindh Minister for Boards and Universities Ismail Rahu at his office on Tuesday, said a communiqué.

He said that student organizations and unions have played an important role in every aspect of life.Barrister Murtaza Wahab said that very soon the student union will be active in the educational institutions of Sindh and with the positive activities of the student union, the graph of the educational institutions will rise. The environment of competition in educational institutions is subject to the revival of the student union.

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