Karachi-ites allowed to have fun New Years on the seaside: Commissioner

KARACHI: Commissioner Karachi, Iftikhar Shalwani on Thursday revealed that there could be no barricades or hindrances on the seaside of the megacity occasionally of New 12 months, ARY Information reported.

The commissioner in an announcement on the matter stated that residents of the metropolis won’t be stopped from celebrating the occasion.

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He additionally revealed that directives have been issued to the native police to make sure that the visitors state of affairs in Karachi stays regular on December 31, the final night of 2019.

Whereas, Shalwani forewarned that show or use of firearms, pillion driving and one-wheeling on motorbikes was strictly prohibited and would lead to a prison offense if caught.

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Part 144 shall be in place in the course of the day to make sure a ban on pillion driving, a proper request for the approval has been made to the house division of Sindh.

Commissioner Karachi appealed to the residents to watch the event within the realms of decency and allowing for their civic duties, together with this Iftikhar Shalwani additionally revealed that Okay-Electrical (KE) can even abstain from unneeded energy outages on the event.



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Commissioner orders AIGP Karachi to e-book loggers underneath forest act

KARACHI: Commissioner Karachi Iftikhar Shallwani on Monday gave written directions to the Extra Inspector Basic of Police (AIGP) Karachi Ghulam Nabi Memon for motion in opposition to these concerned in slicing down bushes in Karachi, ARY NEWS reported.

The commissioner’s directions got here within the wake of an incident during which unknown individuals half-chopped quite a lot of bushes at a inexperienced belt close to Energy Home roundabout in North Karachi.

The motion was sought from the AIGP Karachi in a letter written by an assistant commissioner on the directives of the commissioner.

Shallwani requested that these concerned in it needs to be booked underneath the forest act. “The involved police station also needs to take stern motion in opposition to anybody discovered concerned in slicing bushes,” he directed.

On April 07, police claimed to have arrested two members of a gang concerned in unlawful slicing of mangrove bushes in Karachi.

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Karachi police, whereas finishing up motion in opposition to loggers, arrested two who allegedly belonged to a gang concerned in timber smuggling. The arrests have been made in Ibrahim Hyderi space of the metropolis.

Legislation enforcers have additionally recovered greater than 200 tons of mangrove tree wooden loaded on a truck throughout the raid.

In accordance with Senior Superintendent Police (SSP) Malir, the accused individuals, Kamran and Mazhar, have been arrested from Chashma roundabout. He stated that the individuals have been concerned within the unlawful slicing of tree and promoting of the wooden into timber market.



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Canine chunk vaccine out there at some Karachi hospitals: Commissioner

KARACHI: Commissioner of Karachi, Iftikhar A Shallwani has stated that the canine chunk vaccine is obtainable at some hospitals within the metropolis.

Commenting over incidents of canine chunk within the metropolis, the commissioner stated that non-availability of vaccine stays a continual drawback.

He stated that an emergent motion was taken over the canine chunk incident in Karachi on Monday and the vaccine was made out there on the hospital in F.C. Space instantly.

Shalwani stated that stray canines caught and saved in shelter however it has no additional capability.

Capturing canines and killing them on mass stage will trigger disrepute to the town, the town commissioner stated.

Commissioner Iftikhar Shallwani yesterday directed the deputy commissioners of various districts to right away strategy their respective municipal authorities for a complete plan to guard residents towards repeated occasion of canine bites and consequent dangers of rabies within the metropolis.

Taking robust exception to the reported instances of canine bites in few of essentially the most thickly populated areas of Karachi Central on Monday night time, he stated public security is a collective accountability and can’t be ignored at any stage.

He emphasised mass vaccination of canines themselves towards rabies should be ensured to assist finish the an infection transmitted to individuals by rabid canines.

He urged for a scientific strategy for elimination of stray canines by means of correct and common coaching of veterinary docs serving on the public services in addition to these practising privately.

It’s pertinent to say right here that in a latest incident 12 individuals together with a police official have been rushed to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital of the town for vaccination after a rabid canine bitten them, however docs refused to manage the Anti-Rabies Vaccine because of the non-availability of ARV.

The Sindh Excessive Courtroom additionally listening to a petition over the motion towards stray canines and lack of anti-rabies vaccine.



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Commissioner Karachi guidelines out impression of eradicating push-carts within the metropolis

KARACHI: Commissioner Karachi Iftikhar Shalwani on Friday dominated out the impression of eradicating push-carts from the metropolis, ARY Information reported.

The commissioner stated push-carts are allowed as per the regulation and they don’t fall within the encroachment class. He stated the roadside distributors ought to set-up their push-carts in such a method, that they don’t trigger any visitors jams within the metropolis.

Mr. Shalwani underscored the necessity for registration of the push-carts in Karachi.

Earlier within the day, the anti-encroachment cell of the Karachi Metropolitan Company (KMC) had carried out raids in varied components of Karachi.

The raids had been performed in North Nazimabad, North Karachi, Landhi and Korangi areas of the metropolis the place the officers of the anti-encroachment cell eliminated dozens of cabins, grills, chairs and different property.

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The cell additionally demolished unlawful constructions on footpaths within the areas throughout the newest raids.

Earlier in August, the Board of Income officers had carried out an anti-encroachment operation to retrieve its land in Ahsanabad Sector three and Gulshan-e-Brohi, the place tons of of homes had been razed.



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Commissioner Karachi calls electrocution deaths in metropolis as felony negligence

KARACHI: Commissioner Karachi has termed electrocution deaths within the metropolis throughout latest rainfall as felony negligence and stated that the facility utility will probably be questioned about it, ARY Information reported on Thursday.

Commissioner Iftikhar Hussasin Shalwani stated that in a gathering at Commissioner Workplace tomorrow the Ok-electric will probably be questioned in regards to the incidents of electrocution.

The Nationwide Electrical Energy Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has demanded rationalization from the KE about electrocution deaths in metropolis,”We may even ask questions from them and can take authorized motion,” Commissioner stated.

Ok-electric may even be questioned about 40-hours lengthy outages in metropolis areas in the course of the rainfall, he stated.

“When some metropolis company requested about some work it holds different establishment accountable to carry out that work,” Commissioner stated, highlighting the necessity of a centralized authority for town.

He stated metropolis businesses had labored within the submit rainfall state of affairs within the metropolis and restored the roads for motion.

Shalwani stated town teamws labored to divert the water move gathering at Saadi City. The groups additionally labored at Supre Freeway to empty water and nonetheless working at Cattle Market and Surjani City to deliver the siuation to regular after two days of heavy rainfall.

The cleansing work of nullahs and drains additionally in progress and the state of affairs will enhance quickly, Iftikhar Shalwani stated.

Town commissioner suggested the residents to keep away from throwing rubbish in drains.

Commissioner stated {that a} second section of rainfall anticipated within the metropolis and stated that town authorities have been absolutely ready to fulfill the state of affairs.



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