Karachi: A total of 10286 tonnes of garbage and waste was shifted to city government landfill sites during first two days of the current 15 day cleanliness campaign in city. This garbage was lifted from various towns and disposed off at Jam Chakro Landfill site in Surjani and Gondpass Landfill site in Hub. No garbage was delivered at these sites from Bin Qasim Town and other municipal services providers including Surjani Project, DHA, and Cantonment Boards on 16 and 17 June nor they informed about where they dumped their garbage.
According to details on the first day of campaign a total of tonnes of garbage delivered at both landfill sites of city government while the second day they received tonnes of garbage from various towns of city.
On the first day, city district government Karachi collected 1534 tonnes of garbage from different corridors and major roads and shifted it to Jam Chakro Landfill site while Jamshed Town and Saddar Town disposed off a total of 1126 and 1088 tonnes of garbage to landfill sites.
Baldia town registered a lifting of 274 tonnes garbage on first day and disposed of 255 tonnes garbage on second day. In Gulberg the town administration disposed of 248 tonnes garbage on first day and 310 tonnes garbage on second day.
Gulshan Iqbal Town shifted 470 and 359 tonnes of garbage on first and second day respectively. Jamshed Town registered disposal of 546 and 581 tonnes of garbage on the first and second day of cleanliness campaign.
Keamari Town administration dispatched 147 and 92 tonnes of garbage on first and second day to landfill site. In Landhi Town a total of 60 and 211 tonnes of garbage was shifted to landfill site.
Similarly Liaquatabad Town disposed off 181 and 157 tonnes garbage on the first and second day of campaign. Lyari Town delivered 284 tonnes garbage to landfill site while the Malir Town administration lifted 217 and 212 tonnes of garbage from different areas of Malir Town and disposed it off to landfill site.
North Nazimabad Town delivered 330 and 311 tonnes of garbage on first and second day of campaign. New Karachi Town sent 298 and 300 tonnes of garbage to landfill site on the first two days of cleanliness drive.
Orangi Town did not delivered garbage to landfill site on first day but they disposed of 465 tonnes of garbage on second day. Saddar Town sent 893 and 285 tonnes of garbage on the first and second day of cleanliness drive.
Shah Faisal Town dispatched 238 and 283 tonnes of garbage on the first and second day. SITE town shifted 110 and 302 tonnes of garbage on the first and second day respectively.
City District Government Karachi delivered 1002 and 532 tonnes of garbage to land fill site on a daily basis.
Meanwhile, Works and Services Department of city government, had completed the survey of debris, banners, flags and wall chalking in city and they have also started cleaning works according to the data collected in the survey.
Gulshan Iqbal Town administration planted 500 saplings and performed fumigation in UC-5.
For more information, contact:
City District Government Karachi (CDGK)
City District Government Complex,
1st Floor, Civic Centre, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi
Tel: +9221 9923 2400 -01
Fax: +9221 9923 2406