July 29, 2021

WSSP says 155.4 km drains cleared ahead of monsoon rains

PESHAWAR: Water and Sanitation Services Peshawar has cleaned 155.4 kilometre drains ahead of the monsoon rains during a special campaign.The campaign was launched in May during which 75.74-kilometer drains were cleaned while 69.4 in the month of June. Besides, 616.29 km primary and secondary drains were cleared during the last six months, said WSSP spokesperson, Hassan Ali.The official said that WSSP cleared 60 to 70 km drains every month on average. He added that encroachments on drains...