ISLAMABAD  - Owing to the negligence of the CDA, around 500 illegal water connections have been installed on the water supply lines coming from Simly Dam.

Due to the illegal connection water pressure in pipelines, which are supplying water to the city and Bhara Kahu area, become very low, while these illegal connections are also causing huge loss to the CDA in terms of water revenue.

Accepting that hundreds of illegal connections have been installed on water supply lines, Director Water Supply CDA, Zulfiqar Khan said that the authority directed enforcement directorate to take stern action in this regard.

Meanwhile, encroachments have been set up on the CDA’s land near Korang Water Works area but the CDA yet to take any initiative to demolish these illegal structures.