Groups of NDMA alongside Frontier Works Organization ‘FWO’ came to Gujjar Nallah to clear up the drains in the city before the fourth spell of heavy rainfall is predicted to the hit Karachi later this week.
Huge machines are being utilized by the groups engaged with cleaning the drains, to lift the dirt and move it to the city’s landfill places.
A week ago, Prime Minister Imran Khan had guided NDMA executive to visit Karachi and start a cleanup activity after heavy rainfall hit the in Karachi.
The prime minister’s order had come after the reports of deaths, electric shock and roads filled with full of water originated from the city following heavy rain a week ago.
Executive NDMA Lt Gen Muhammad Afzal said local corps of Pakistan Army had additionally been charged to work with NDMA and FWO groups to offer ease to the individuals from heavy rainfall.
He had added that attempts were in progress to develop a forever solution for ease the troubles of Karachiites by taking all partners including federal, provincial, local governments, and so on, for a long lasting solution of flooding nullahs and streets.
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