Administrator Karachi Metropolitan Corporation directs officers to start beautification work on Sharea Faisal
Karachi, May 23, 2013 (PPI-OT): KMC Administrator Syed Hashim Raza Zaidi has said that beautification work on Sharea Faisal should start immediately and remove banners, flags, posters and bill boards which were installed during election.
He said this while directing Director General Technical Services and concerned Chief Engineers during a meeting. He said that beautification work should be carried out from Metropole Chowrangi to Karsaz in first phase and from Karsaz to Airport in second phase. He directed to repair broken foot paths and roads whereas greenery and seasonal flowers should be planted in eye lands and trimming of trees should be performed.
He said that streets lights which were out of order on Sharea Faisal should be repaired and along with colouring foot paths lane marking should be done. On this occasion Director General Technical Services Niaz Ahmed Soomro gave a briefing and informed about beautification plan of Sharea Faisal that during election banners and flags were installed on Sharea Faisal on large scale which have not been removed by political parties so far therefore it has been decided that beautification work on Sharea Faisal should start immediately and all banners, flags, sign boards which were installed with out permission and direction boards would be removed.
This road due to Airport was used by citizens for 24 hours and people coming from inside and outside of country first of all use this road and first image of city was built. He also informed that 19 routes of public transport pass on this road whereas thousand of private vehicles use this road as well.
He said this road from Hotel Metropole to Airport has been made signal free due to which along with traffic flow citizens also save their time and fuel. Administrator Karachi directed to remove encroachments from this road and also remove cabins, stalls and carts which were installed with out permission. He said this road due to VIP movement remains high security alert all the time therefore removal of encroachments was necessary.
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Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC)
City District Government Complex, 1st Floor, Civic Centre,
Tel: +9221 9923 2400 -01
Fax: +9221 9923 2406