peshawar – Secretary, Local Government and Rural Development (LG&RD) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shakeel Ahmad has issued strict directives to municipal authorities of the entire province to ensure clean environment in all the urban and rural areas on the eve of Eid-ul-Azha in line with the Prime Minister’s Green and Clean Pakistan vision.
He said the performance of municipal workers should be closely watched and their food and other necessities should properly be arranged to ensure their good work during Eid days.
He said the issues of water accumulation must be addressed in urban and rural areas besides ensuring availability of required machinery including excavators and dumpers.
He was presiding over a joint meeting of all municipal bodies and authorities of the province at the LG Secretariat Peshawar. Special Secretary Mohtasim Billah, Special Secretary Development Inayatullah, Secretary Local Council Board (LCB) Saleem Khan, Director General LG Khuda Bakhsh, TMOs, Assistant Directors, heads of WSSCs and other concerned high ups from the province including the merged districts attended the meeting.
The Secretary Local Government clarified that the schedule for the deployment of efficient and well-equipped staff should be devised on an urgent basis for Eid-ul-Azha and the working plans be shared with the concerned RMOs, Local Council Board and Local Government Secretariat along with contact numbers. He directed the TMOs and Assistant Directors to personally supervise all the arrangements and share their sanitation plan with the concerned district administration.