Provision of clean public toilets biggest civic amenity


Lahore: Commissioner Lahore Capt (retd) Muhammad Usman said that provision of clean public toilets was the biggest civic amenity. Commissioner Lahore has set a target of identifying places for new 108 public toilets in the city.

He said that the number of active public toilets in the city would be increased to 58 in the next three months. Commissioner Lahore was informed in the briefing that the number of existing public toilets in the city was 25 and some of them were non functional because of lack of sustainable system. It was further stated in the briefing that MCL had identified 30 new locations for new public toilets. Commissioner Lahore said that a functional and sustainable system would be set up for the cleanliness and operations of public toilets. Public toilets must be highly hygienic in terms of cleanliness and quality of facilities,he added,that Lahore is the very important city not only of Pakistan but also in the world. he said to Improve service delivery in the city was the target. A meeting was held under the chairmanship of Commissioner Lahore Captain (Retd) Muhammad Usman regarding the provision of clean public toilets. The meeting was attended by DC Lahore Omar Sher Chatha, MCL and Development Officers.