SC orders the removal of MD Water Board

Karachi: The Supreme Court on Monday ordered to remove Managing Director Water Board Misbahuddin Farid.

The three member bench of the apex court headed by Justice Amir Hani Muslim heard suo motu case on the issue of Manchar Lake and water pollution case. The bench issued orders to remove Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) Managing Director (MD) from the cadre post and asked to appoint qualified person on the post of MD KWSB.

Supreme Court also got irked over the appointment of provincial secretaries law and irrigation department and ordered to appoint competitive persons on the post by tomorrow.

The bench also asked Chief Secretary Sind whether there was a lack of qualified and competent persons.

The bench adjourned its hearing till next sitting.