Capital Development Authority (CDA) Chairman Nadeem Hassan Asif has suspended Filtration Plants Assistant Director (AD) Naveed Akhtar after complaints were received for supplying unhygienic water through filtration plants.
The AD has been suspended while concerned director and deputy director have been issued show cause notices in this regard.
As per details, the CDA Central Engineering Laboratory’s Water Quality Control Cell conducted a survey along with Water Supply Department about water filtration plants of the city, in which water of 25 plants from 37 points was declared unsatisfactory in the report.
The chairman has demanded a complete report within 48 hours and has constituted a committee under the supervision of CDA Member Environment Ahsan Ali Manghi.
CDA spokesperson said, “It is our priority to provide clean drinking water to the citizens and no negligence will be tolerated in this regard.”