KARACHI: Metropolitan Commissioner Samiuddin Siddiqui has cancelled Saturday and Sunday weekly offs of KMC’s staff of six departments, in view of rain-emergency and city’s prevailing situation.
The Municipal Services, Engineering Department, Medical & Health Services Department, Advertisement (Local Taxes Department), Media Management Department and Directorate of City Warden shall remain open on Saturday (June 27) and Sunday (June 28), said a statement on Friday.
The Heads of respective departments were directed to take all necessary measures in this regard.
The action was taken due to city’s prevailing situation to ensure the availability of the officers, staff and resources of KMC departments in any emergency situation.
Meanwhile, Samiuddin Siddiqui has directed the officers and lower staff of KMC to observe punctuality in office timings.
Negligence in official work or late arrival will not be tolerated and the concerned official will face disciplinary action.