CDA set to provide quality services

ISLAMABAD – Chairman Capital Development Authority (CDA), Syed Tahir Shahbaz, has directed all formations of the Authority to make comprehensive and coordinated efforts for provision of quality services and collection and disposal of entrails, offal and carcasses of sacrificial animals in Islamabad during the Eidul Azha.

Different relevant formations of the authority would provide additional machinery and assistance to the Directorate of Sanitation for this mega cleanliness operation. The Chairman CDA directed the Member Administration Munir Ahmad Chaudhry and Member Planning & Design Syed Mustafain Kazmi to monitor the operation of cleanliness during Eidul Azha.

In this connection a meeting to review and finalise the arrangements made by the Sanitation Directorate of CDA for removal of offals, entrails and carcasses of sacrificial animals in the federal capital was held here at CDA Headquarters, presided over by the Chairman CDA, Syed Tahir Shahbaz.

Member Administration CDA Munir Ahmed Ch, Director General Civic Management and other relevant officers were also present in the meeting.

The Chairman CDA was informed that on the occasion of Eidul Azha, officials of Sanitation Directorate will work round the clock in three shifts and leaves of entire staff of sanitation have been cancelled. Each and every street of all sectors of the city would be cleaned by the workers during this occasion.

On the direction of Chairman CDA, the city has been divided into six zones for effective implementation of the action plan. Zone one include F-5, F-6, G-5, G-6, Blue Area and Bari Imam. Zone two area consist of sector E-7, F-8, F-7,G-7, G-8, Faisal Mosque where as the  Zone three have the areas of F-10, F-11,G-13 and Golra Sharif and the Zone four includes G-9, G-10 andG-11. The Zone Five areas include H-8, H-9, H-10, H-11, I-8, I-9, I-10 and I-11 whereas the Zone six include the areas of Model Town, Highway, Model village, Shahzad Town , Rawal Town , Margalla Town and Humak.

At least 29 deep ditches would be dug at easy accessible locations in entire Islamabad for proper disposal of offals.  In a meeting it was also apprised that lime powder would be sprinkled and applied to garbage trolleys and sacrificial places.

Two emergency cells would also be constituted in Fire headquarter and Sanitation Directorate G-6 office while will be open round the clock to monitor the the operation which would be equiped with 2500 staff and more than 100 vehicles would take part in this entire exercise.Chairman, Syed Tahir Shahbaz directed the officers and officials of Sanitation Directorate to ensure cleanliness of the entire city on emergency basis during Eidul Azha to avoid odor and related problems. He also called upon the citizens of the Federal Capital to cooperate with CDA staff and not to throw offal and other waste material of sacrificial animals in the jungles rather keep it in front of their houses so that sanitation workers could easily pick and dispose off these wastes properly.

The residents of the city can register their complaints collection and disposal of wastes at Sanitation Directorate Help Line 1334 and telephone 051-9213908, 051-9203216 and 051-9211555.