KARACHI: Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar has said that he was demanding of the chief minister of Sindh to give water and electricity to Karachi while on the contrary construction of multistory buildings are going on, for which no objection certificates are also issued.
He said sewerage and water pipelines are in very bad shape and other infrastructure of the city also on the collapse.
He requested the chief minster to issue orders to concerned civic agencies to stop issuance of the NOCs from the Sindh Building Control Authority.
The Mayor said the infrastructure of the city will be destroyed and citizens life will be affected if these NOCs are not stopped.
He said our fire brigade can not work properly in the multistory buildings in the city.
He said go-downs are constructed in the parking areas of the buildings in the city and car parking is done on the roads of the city.
He demanded stoppage of further construction in city as the existing infrastructure is not in condition to sustain further pressure.