Mayor Karachi chairs meeting on Provincial ADP Schemes

Karachi, April 12, 2017 (PPI-OT):Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar chaired a high level meeting on Wednesday in his office on the schemes to be included in the Provincial ADP (2017-18). The meeting was attended by the Deputy Mayor Karachi Dr Arshad Abdullah Vohra, Municipal Commissioner of KMC Hanif Mohammad Mirchiwala, Chairman of district municipal corporation Central Rehan Hashmi, Chairman DMC East Mooed Anwer, Chairman DMC Korangi Syed Nayyar Raza, representatives of DMC South, West and Malir, Financial Advisor Khalid Mehmood Shaikh, D.G Technical Services Shahab Anwer, D.G Parks Afaq Mirza, Sr. Director MS Masood Alam, Sr. Director Medical Services Dr Mohammad Ali Abbasi, Sr. Director Katchi Abadies and Anti Encroachments Nazeer Lakhani, Sr. Director CSR Saif Abbas and other officers from KMC and district administration.

Priority schemes for all six districts of Karachi came under discussion during the meeting. Mayor Karachi on this occasion expressed desire that maximum uplift works carried out in every district of Karachi. He urged the district administration to make sure that a better and comprehensive priority list for ADP is approved for the city. He said that any priority work other than the list submitted can also be added in the final priority list. He said district chairmen and other staff must focus on the actual need of the people of the respected district.

The schemes to be included in the Provincial ADP (2017-18) included the works of construction and rehabilitation of roads, storm water drains and installation and repairing of street lights, replacement of water and sewerage pipelines, repairing and maintenance of bridges and underpass and other works whereas Provincial ADP Schemes for KMC departments were also came under discussion during the meeting which include providing of street light lifter, major electrification works at Abbasi Shaheed Hospital and other KMC hospitals, providing of generator s, establishment of mobile food testing laboratory, provision of CT Scan machine, construction of model graveyard in Surjani Town and extension of other KMC graveyards, up-gradation of KMC Machinery Pool Depot, lying of Astroturf in the hockey stadium of KMC Sports Complex, construction of KMC Engineering Complex, Enhancement of KMC fire brigade, construction of KMC Council Hall and Secretariat and construction of boundary wall and jogging track around the KMC Hill Park.

During the meeting Mayor Karachi also urged the departmental heads of KMC to ensure following the directives on immediate basis. He said all these works must be carried out priority basis so that citizens could be provided more and more facilities.

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

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