Review progress of Water & Sewerage Zone-A Islamabad: July 18, 2017
Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) is alive to water and sewerage needs of Islamabad. Categorical and convincing efforts are underway to confirm water supply to the city. Human and financial resources are being made on hand to ultimate level to water supply related directorates of MCI. We are trying to run over natural water constraints by our hard work, better water management and our faithfulness to our cause. We are striking hard for smooth summer for residents of Islamabad. Mayor of Islamabad and Chairman, Capital Development Authority (CDA), Sheikh Anser Aziz expressed these views while chairing a high level water supply related meeting held at CDA Headquarters. Senior officers of MCI attended the meeting.
Recent rain spell has significantly improve water level in the reservoirs, however, steps would be taken to utilize it in befitting manner, Mayor of Islamabad and Chairman, CDA Sheikh Anser Aziz further said during meeting.
During the meeting a detailed briefing was given by Water & Sewerage Zone-A Directorate about the progress of execution of projects regarding development is ongoing including Metropolitan Water Supply (3rd conduction main Simly Project), Provision / lying water supply distribution system in Sector I-14/2 and I-14/3, provision of civic amenities in sector F-11/1, projects which are near to complete earlier including providing / lying 10” dia water supply line for Centaurs Building new blue area G-8/F-8, installation of one No. tube well including chlorinator and construction of pump room for Northern Strip in Sector E-11, Islamabad, provision / laying water supply system in G-11/3.
Directorate of Water & Sewerage Zone-A Division briefed that projects which have been approved and under process to execute earlier are provision / lying water supply system in G-11/3, installation of one tube well including chlorinator and construction of pump room in D-12/1 and installation of one tube well including chlorinator and construction of pump room in D-12/2. The meeting was told by Directorate of Water & Sewerage Zone-A Division that tenders, design and estimation works are also in pipelines about the projects including provision of water supply to northern strip E-11, provision / lying sanitary sewerage system in Sector I-14, provision / lying water supply system for new blue area utility services between G-8 & F-6, provision / lying of water supply system in Blue Area water supply system between G-9 / F-9 and provision and lying of sanitary sewerage line in Blue Area between G-9 / F-9.
On this occasion Mayor of Islamabad and Chairman, CDA, Sheikh Anser Aziz was briefed that several consolidated steps have been taken to bridge the gap between supply and demand of water so that water emergency situation could be coped up to monsoon season. Moreover, repair / maintenance of leakages and disconnection of illegal connection is also in process.