Construction of flyovers at Siemens and Ghani roundabouts in SITE area, Karachi

In order to resolve traffic problems of the area, Sindh Minister for Industries & Commerce Jam Ikramullah Dharejo has announced construction of flyovers at Siemens and Ghani roundabouts in SITE area. President KCCI Muhammad Tariq Yousuf, SVP Abdul Kadir Bilwani, VP Muhammad Hussain Moosani, former president Abdul Hadi, members of executive committee and general members were also present in the meeting. It was recommended to take members of SITE Association of Industry on-board while executing the project. For this, a notification of coordination committee will be issued soon.

Under the Sindh government funding, the work on the rehabilitation and reconstruction of various roads and nullahs, are in progress in SITE area, some of which, have already completed. The Sindh government is taking all-out steps for the uplift of infrastructure in industrial zones. Additionally, work on water supply project is also underway at the Sindh government level.

Speaking on the occasion, Chief Coordinator Saleem Parekh said that SITE Limited is the administrative authority of the area but due to lack of funds and machinery, have failed to deliver. Former chairman Younus Bashir said that Trade License and Professional Tax are not applicable on industries and demanded to provide required machinery to SITE Limited as well as water to SITE industries as per quota.