Master plan for the city
A Master plan for Karachi has been, finally prepared which says that Karachi should be exapnded Vertically and not horizontally, which means more high rise in the city.
The plan is also known as “Karachi Strategic development Plan 2020”.This is the sixth Master Plan of the city. The first was prepared in 1923, second in 1945, third in 1952, fourth in 1994 and fifth in 2000.
“The News” stated that the Master Plan 2020 documents are on the fact that there will be a manifold increase in Karachi by 2020, that is, 270 million and at present, the city needs 600MGD water. By 2020, this will go up to 1200 MGD.