Karachi Metropolitan Corporation cancels charged parking contract

Karachi, August 24, 2015 (PPI-OT):Karachi Metropolitan Corporation has cancelled the charged parking contract of Malik Enterprise for overcharging in the parking area of Beach Park near Dolman Mall Clifton. Taking action on the complaints of overcharging at this site, KMC Administrator Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui directed charged parking department to immediately cancel the contract awarded to Malik Enterprise and seize the parking area and the bank guarantee and security deposit of the contractor.

He also directed the department to ensure strict monitoring of all charged parking sites of KMC and take immediate action on any complaint of overcharging. Meanwhile KMC also lodged an F.I.R against the contracting firm in the Boat Basin Police Station. The seized parking site will be run by KMC for the time being and after that it will be auctioned again.

Administrator Karachi also instructed charged parking department to make it mandatory for charged parking staff to wear the uniform and the citizens should also be informed about the parking fee for different vehicles and complaints number at the parking site.

For more information, contact:
Administrator Secretariat
Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC)
City District Government Complex, 1st Floor, Civic Centre,
Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi
Tel: +92-21-99232400-01
Fax: +92-21-99232406
Email: administrator@karachicity.gov.pk