Punjab administration on alert to cope with threat of urban flooding during monsoon

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed the concerned departments to remain fully alert and well-prepared so as to tackle the possible threat of floods during the monsoon season.

While issuing directions from Lahore today, he directed the departments concerned to monitor water flow in the rivers round-the-clock.

He ordered to chalk out an emergency plan on district level so as to cope with any disaster.

Usman Buzdar said that de-watering sets must be kept functional to take out the rain water from the inundated areas.

Source: Radio Pakistan