KP to post two operators at each tube-well

PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan on Thursday decided to post two operators at each tube-well in the province and directed concerned authorities to take practical steps to implement the decision and ensure uninterrupted supply of water to the people.

He was chairing a progress review meeting regarding implementation of development projects and redress of public issues in Mardan division.

The chief minister also directed the authorities concerned to take necessary steps to complete and operationalize the ongoing schemes of Basic Health Units and Rural Health Centers in Mardan Division.

The Chief Minister further directed to initiate actions against the encroachments on agriculture lands and to submit detailed report regarding solarization of Masajid in the region making it clear that complete system of solarization should be installed in the Masajid and a mechanism should be put in place for the maintenance of equipment as well.

The chief minister on the occasion directed the Regional Police Officer Mardan to carry out operation against criminal elements, drug dealers, display of arms and other crimes in order to further improve the overall law and order situation in the division.

He directed the quarters concerned to launch an effective operation against the encroachments on the land of Auqaf Department in the province and to submit weekly report regarding the land retrieved during the operation.

He also directed to hold a separate meeting to resolve the issues regarding mutation of lands in the province. The meeting was told that, out of 45 decisions taken in last meeting, 15 have been fully implemented, 27 are being executed as per time lines while only three are delayed due to technical issues. – APP