KARACHIProvincial Caretaker Minister for Irrigation said on Wednesday that Public Health Engineering Department Sindh is going to establish 23 Water Testing Laboratories at district headquarter level at the cost of Rs 1455 million.
This he said while presiding over a meeting at his office. Secretary Public Health Engineering & Rural Development Dr Riaz A Memon and other officers also attended the meeting. The meeting was informed that Rs1575 million had been allocated for installation of solar system for rural water supply and drainage schemes in Sindh Phase II while Rs 666.134 million had also been allocated for rehabilitation of filter plants for urban and rural water supply schemes and Rs 1053.695 million had been allocated for monitoring and evaluation and co-ordinate unit.
The caretaker minister Mushtaq Shah, while reviewing the development schemes, asked the officers to speed up work on these schemes and complete them in stipulated time. “Completion of development schemes on time will definitively benefit the people because we are committed to provide relief to the masses,” he concluded.—PPI