Karachi Metropolitan Corporation submit new PC-1 for Nazimabad Underpass

Karachi, August 17, 2015 (PPI-OT): Taking strict notice of stoppage of work on Nazimabad Underpass, KMC Administrator Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui directed the contractor firm to start work immediately. The Project Director was changed and Mr. Shafiq-ur-Rehman has been appointed the new project director. Earlier Administrator Karachi paid a visit of the site and constituted a committee to prepare the PC-1 of the project.

This committee prepared a PC-1 worth The Rs450million worth PC-1 prepared by this committee was approved by the Administrator after which it was submitted in the P and D. Meanwhile Administrator Karachi said the previous PC-1 which was Rs530 million has been changed with the new Rs450 million worth PC-1 for the Nazimabad Underpass which saved Rs80million.

He said the concerned engineer will be removed and transferred outside the city if the roads in the area were found broken. He said the street lights on all major roads of the city were restored now. Administrator Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui said work on the Nazimabad Underpass project would now be carried out speedily on round the clock basis to finish it very soon.

He also directed all the engineers to complete all necessary working on the development projects before start of work on it. He also instructed to repair the alternate way of Malir 15 flyover so that the citizens could be saved from traffic problems.

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