Murad orders crackdown on hoarders, purchase of more wheat from Passco

Dawn | Jan 21, 2020 at 7:04 AM
  • Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Monday asked the relevant authorities to raid the warehouses across the province where wheat had been hoarded and take action against those involved in it.
  • Ministers for food and agriculture Hari Ram Kishorilal and Ismail Rahu, Adviser to the CM on Law Murtaza Wahab, Chief Secretary Mumtaz Shah, the principal secretary to the CM and secretaries for finance, food and forests attended the meeting.
  • The CM directed the food ministry to ask flour millers to set up their flour stalls and provide flour at Rs43 per kg to the people.