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***12-02-2024**A delegation of thirty-eight officers from departments attached to federal, provincial and autonomous bodies is visiting various institutions of the country under a special training program. ****The purpose of the visit is to enhance the capacity of the officers, increase their professional skills to take on more responsibility. ****The purpose of the delegation's visit to the Water Corporation is to see and shed light on the water supply and drainage system in the mega city. ***The purpose of the visit is to give the delegation an opportunity to study the administrative structure of various institutions and the economic conditions of the country. **** The delegation appreciated the efforts of the CEO Water Corporation for setting up the Hydrants Management Center and presented a shield in appreciation to him.**** CEO Water Corporation gave a detailed briefing to the delegation about Hydrants Management Center and other issues including reforms in Water Corporation. Interpreter *****Dated 06-02-2024***Karachi:- ( ) On the special instructions of CEO KW&SC Engineer Syed Sallahuddin Ahmed, the KW&SC officials have completed all arrangements for water supply and sewerage across the city in connection with the general elections to be held on February 8, 2024.. ****According to the spokesperson of KW&SC, various complaints of drainage have been eliminated around all the polling stations established across the city, while the work of desalting and cleaning with Jetting and Suction machines of sewage lines and manholes around the possible polling stations is going on rapidly. ******Constomer Services Center Lower Block A Ninth Mile Karsaz Shahrah Faisal Lal Qila Restaurant Karachi Phone:-021-99245138-43 Fax 021-99245190 Whatup:0319-2046357 *************** r**

Water Management

Karachi water & sewerage board is one of the biggest water & waste water utility in this region.

Water is being supplied to Karachi from a considerably distant located water source through bulk conveyance system comprising of a complex network of canals, conduits, siphons, multi-stage pumping and filtration.

WATER MANAGEMENT:

Water is being supplied to Karachi from c considerably distant locate water source through bulk conveyance system comprising of a complex network of canals, conduits, siphons, multi-stage pumping and filtration.

KARACHI WATER SUPPLY HISTORIC FACTS:

  • The quota of 450 cusecs (242 MGD 1089ml/day for Ruby season) and 520 cusecs (280 MDG 1260ml/day for Kharif season) form Indus reiver was sanctioned on May 11, 1957.
  • In 1988, the same quota was increased to 1200 cusecs (2880 ml/day) by Presidentail decree, which has been exhausted in 2006 with implementation of K-III Project.

WATER SUPPLY SCENARIO:

  • The present supply to Karachi from Indus and Hub source is approx 650MGD (2925 ml/day).
  • The per capita water demand @ 54 GPCD for population 20 Million is estimated as 1080 MDG.
  • The current short fall is anticipated as 430 MGD.
  • First Phase of K-IV Project may take up to 5 years to complete i.e. by the year 2015.
  • By the year 2015, projected population of Karachi will be 23 Million and @ 54 gallons per capita per day, the demand of water shall be 1242 MGD.
  • By the year 2015 there will be a short fall of 600 MGD (2700 ml/day) water.
  • 100 MGD (450 ml/day) additional water is required after every 5 years to bridge the gap of demand and supply.