A number of districts of Karachi might bear a brief scarcity of water from 3 December onwards on account of restore work on the 54-inch water provide line originating on the Pipri reservoir.
The Managing Director of Karachi Water & Sewerage Board (KWSB), Asadullah Khan, mentioned that the restore work to fix all of the holes within the provide line will start tomorrow.
He mentioned that the board should droop the availability of water to Landhi, Korangi, Shah Faisal, Bin Qasim, Malir, Defence, Nationwide Refinery, and round Jinnah Terminal for at the least 72 hours in the course of the repairment course of.
Khan remarked that the repaired line will save a big amount of water as in comparison with the water that had been wasted.
“The restore work of mentioned line is inevitable now because the metropolis loses thousands and thousands of gallons of water yearly on account of these defects,” he mentioned.
These holes are additionally the principle supply of water theft by the tanker mafia.
Khan added that different areas that will probably be affected quickly are PAF Korangi Creek, Karsaz, and the periphery.