KARACHI: In view of the expected rains, the District Municipal Corporation (DMC), Karachi South, has declared rain emergency.
This was announced by the Administrator of DMC Karachi South, Mir Farooq Langov, on Tuesday.
He said that the rain emergency would be for the protection from any losses during the expected downpour in the area, draining out of the accumulated water and addressing the grievances of the people.
An emergency control room has been established at the DMC South office located at its central office near Haqqani Chowk on Rafiqui Shaheed Road.
The emergency control room would operate on round the clock basis. Its phone numbers are: 99211390 and 99211429. The concerned staff would remain on duty.
It has been directed that the dewatering pumps and other machinery be kept in working order.
Effective measures be also taken for the prompt removal of any fallen trees or sign boards etc.