Metropolitan Commissioner takes stern action on poor recovery

Karachi, November 24, 2015 (PPI-OT): Metropolitan Commissioner Samiuddin Siddiqui has while expressing intense annoyance on the poor recovery condition in KMC directed to show cause notice to all departmental heads except for the Estate Department. Speaking in a departmental heads meeting held in Civic Centre on Tuesday, he urged the officers to bring improvement in their performance.

“Being deputed in an organization associated to the provision of municipal services to citizens the KMC officers must work for betterment in the financial condition of the organization”, he said. The Metropolitan Commissioner called it unfortunate that except of Estate department on other department in KMC was achieving its revenue target neither they give any valid reason for this.

He said the performance of officers of revenue departments was not satisfactory and this could not be tolerated, that’s why strict departmental action was being taken against such officers. Metropolitan Commissioner directed legal adviser to take immediate measures for resolving the cases of various departments pending in the court of law.

He also instructed the food and quality control department to use a speedy and effective method for improving the recovery condition so that the revenue target for current year could be achieved. He said the recovery condition will be completely monitored and two to three meetings in this connection will be held each month to review the performance of revenue departments of KMC.

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