If Sindh govt has to do every task then local govt should be dissolved: Saeed Ghani
KARACHI: Sindh Local Government Minister Saeed Ghani said (today) Wednesday said that if every task is to be done by the provincial government then the local government should be dissolved.
While addressing a press conference, he said, “We will do it,” adding that the water cannot be pumped out of the inundated areas within a day.
Ghani said that Yusuf Goth, Saadi Town, Raees Amrohi Town and other localities are situated on the pathways of flood water.
He said that the accumulated water due to urban flooding is yet to be suctioned out.
Several highways are not completely blocked due to rain, Saeed Ghani said, adding that Green Line route has been cleared.
“The responsibility to clear 38 big nullahs of the city falls on the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation and 200 smaller nullahs fall under the jurisdiction of the District Municipal Corporation,” said the provincial minister.
Earlier, At least 19 people have lost their lives as heavy rain played havoc in Karachi.