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Sindh Assembly has been informed today that grant of 500 million rupees have been given  to Karachi Metropolitan Corporation to carry out the work of garbage lifting and draining out sewerage water from the Karachi city.

On a call attention notices, Sindh Minister for Local Bodies Jam Khan Shoro informed the house that before the local bodies elections such work was done through administrators. However, elected representatives of the city are responsible of cleanness. He assured that wherever provincial government needed will also extend help to the elected representatives.

He said that as far as handing over cleanliness and garbage lifting work to Chinese companies in east and south districts of the Karachi city is concerned, such work was entrusted to Chinese companies after the concerned local councils passed by resolution.

To another call attention notice, he informed the house that development work carried out in Saddar area of the city will be completed in two parts.

One part will be completed by the June this year and other by December this year.

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