Newly elected Member Sindh Assembly meets Managing Director Karachi Water Sewerage Board and discuss water supply problems faced in different localities

Karachi, June 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): Newly elected Member of Sindh Assembly Khurram Sher Zaman with his delegation visited Managing Director Karachi Water and Sewerage Board to discuss water supply problems in Shah Rasool Colony, Tekri Colony and NTR Colony. On this occasion M.D KW and SB Misbahuddin Farid briefed him that KW and SB is striving to maintain fair supply to all consumers however we face increased demand and shortage of 400 million gallon daily in supply. However we are providing water to all areas.

MPA Sher Zaman emphasized on the need to find permanent solution to the problem KW and SB is facing in Shah Rasool Colony, Tekri Colony and NTR Colony. He said that as elected representative it is our duty to resolve public problems and all utility provision institutions must help us.

Deputy Managing Director KW and SB also briefed MPA Zaman that due to increased demand and shortage of supply KW and SB is unable to maintain continues supply to all areas. But we have devised supply strategies to ensure that all areas get fair supply and are striving to maintain the supply.

M.D KW and SB pointed out to MPA Zaman that residents of different areas do not pay their bills only increases the troubles for KW and SB therefore he requested MPA Zaman to motivate his area residents to pay their bills on time.

Later on, in a meeting with residents of Akhtar Colony and adjoining areas D.M.D Technical Services discussed the issued they are facing and assured them that their problems would be solved in time. He said that it is due to increase in load shedding in these areas and in water supply demand but we are striving to keep the situation calm.

He directed concerned engineers to strictly monitor valve operations to ensure that all areas get their allocated quota. At the end of the meeting he assured the delegation visiting him on behalf of area MPA that KW and SB would take all measures to ensure that their problems are solved.

For more information contact:
Karachi Water and Sewerage Board
Mr. Zahid Mehmood
P.S. Chairman Office
Tel: 99240819