BADIN: Encroachment on the drainage system must be removed amid to restore the drainage system of the city and draining out the contaminated rain water activities should be expedite.
These views were expressed by Mohammad Abbas Baloch, Commissioner, Hyderabad Division while press briefing here at Circuit House Badin on Tuesday.
While visiting the different areas of district Badin and monitoring the draining out activties after heavy-downpour along with Dr. Hafeez Ahmed Siyal, Deputy Commissioner Badin, Mohammad Abbas Baloch, Commissioner Hyderabad Division, said that all draining out the contaminated rain water activities should be expedited and all possible resources should be utilized as stationed contaminated rain water in low-lying areas of city be assured to drain out immediately.
Commissioner directed to the concerened authorities to put thier sincere efforts as the relief to the residents of Badin be given on priority basis.
He directed to the authorites that they must assure to remove illegal encroachment at the vicinities of the drainage diposal units of city adding that anti- encroachment drive should be kicked off as de-watering activities be run smoothly.
He also directed to the Public Health department to construct the more drains in city and may hire the extra human resources on daily basis as cleanness to be assured in cities and towns of district.
On the occasion, Dr. Hafeez Ahmed Siyal, Deputy Commissioner Badin while briefing told that before downpour all departments of district were made high alert and all staff have performed thier duties on emergency basis consequently all main roads and streets were declared as clear after draining out the rain water adding that more than 80pc water has been also drained out from the low-lying areas of city.
After the briefing by DC Badin regarding shortage of drinking and agriculture water, Commissioner Hyderabad Division also directed to Irrigation Department for providing water to the people of Badin on immediate basis.
On the occasion, Mir Manzoor Talpur, Administrator, Municipal Committee Badin, Faisal Khaskheli, Axin, Public Health Department also briefed the Commissioner regarding draining out activties of contaminated rain water from the low-lying areas of Badin.