The head of Sindh Water Commission, Justice (retd) Amir Hani Muslim, directed authorities for the installation of treatment facilities and issued written orders.
The commission warned that industrial units would be sealed failing to meet three months deadline. Also, summons federal secretary on the next hearing to explain before the commission.
Representatives of industries and the Defence Housing Authority (DHA) were also present before the commission and submitted an affidavit along with blueprints regarding water treatment plants.
The affidavit described that water from DHA Phase-5, 6 and 8 won’t be drained into the sea after April 2019, while for other phases the water would be treated through TP-4.
The head of the water commission, Justice (retd) Muslim ordered DG Port Qasim to ensure drainage through sewerage pipeline and if it was not available then the pipeline be laid within two months.
Furthermore, Justice (retd) Muslim ordered the establishment of a public tank in Baldia Town, in a month’s time.