Life beside the waste water streams
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Pakistan, Jan. 26 -- An issue that has met neglect for decades is the struggle of those living in slums, located along the wastewater streams. They face a plethora of problems, including but not limited to losing homes and possessions when the fury of monsoon rains hit.
Islamabad hosts a population of 1 million (according to 2017 census) and almost 38 per cent of this number resides in the slums. There's a total of 63 slums, referred to as underserved areas, in the federal capital, Islamabad.
Many of the issues and problems that should be addressed on an urgent basis are not even considered to even pay attention. This situation is faced by all mankind no matter affluent or deprived, but the issues of the deprived are to be taken into co...
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