SITE Disconnects Water Supply Of 20 Industrial Units For Non Payment Of Treatment Charges

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SITE disconnects water supply of 20 Industrial units for non payment of treatment charges

The Sindh Industrial and Trading Estate (SITE) disconnected the water supply to 20 industrial units in Kotri SITE area in Jamshoro district on Friday.

HYDERABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 14th Sep, 2018 ) :The Sindh Industrial and Trading Estate (SITE) disconnected the water supply to 20 industrial units in Kotri SITE area in Jamshoro district on Friday.

The SITE's official Agha Muneem informed that the action had been taken because the industries were not paying the monthly charges for Combined Effluent Treatment Plant (CEPT).

He said the SITE charged a monthly fee from over 150 industries in Kotri SITE for operating the CEPT. However, he added, only around 100 industries had been regularly paying the fee while more than 50 units had not been paying for last 9 months.

Muneem told that the plant's monthly operational cost was Rs.4 million which was met by charging the industries. He said initially water supply would be disconnected of the defaulting industries whichwould be followed by more stringent action.

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