Pinpointing the names of officials, the report said KWSB Executive Engineer Works Tabish Raza Hasnain holds the responsibility of overall function of hydrant
services and tankers operations, controls hydrant
operations and safeguards the interest of the KWSB functions, but he failed to perform his official duty and is involved in running oversized connections at illegal hydrants
During the hearing the KWSB managing director submitted a report, informing the court that 187 hydrants
were demolished with the assistance of Rangers and Police on the court's directives.
Advocate-General (AG) Barrister Zamir Ghumro informed the court that the recovery of the water utility had increased by up to Rs80 million after the closures of illegal hydrants
in the city.
WATER flooded onto the road in near Jesmond Dene after a fire hydrant
was apparently tampered with.
Firefighters not only use hydrants
when fighting fires but for filling up with water at the end of an incident to be ready for the next onRe.
Severn Trent has teamed up with Aquam Water Services to launch a campaign urging people to report suspicious hydrant
activity to help them crackdown on the illegal activity - and become hydrant
Bapco, Air BP and Chevron have been awarded the right to supply aviation fuel and provide aircraft refuelling services at BIA while the purchase of the hydrant
system assets were taken over by BJFCo from its current owners.
Greg Elbambo, deputy fire marshal, said these nonfunctional hydrants
were located in Barangays Bangkal, Palanan, Poblacion and Comembo.
Misbah uddin Farid informed Governor Sindh that the Board was managing 11 hydrants
in the city which were 24 during last year.
It said that the connections of these eight illegal hydrants
were also severed.
As our country's' fire hydrants
age they become more difficult to open.
If we can get anything out to the public, it's how vitally important it is that they get out there and get those hydrants
shoveled,'' he said.