Punjab Chief Minister orders action after an increase in flour and sugar prices
LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar has ordered action against those who increased the prices of flour and sugar to provide relief to the citizens.
According to details, the Punjab Chief Minister expressed frustration over the self-imposed increase in the prices of flour and sugar and also issued orders to the prudent agencies to take action against the hoarders.
Usman Bazdar directed to improve the supply of flour and sugar and ensure supply at fixed rates, the food department should review that there should be a fair supply price of flour and sugar.
He said that he would not tolerate any hindrance in the availability of flour and sugar and would not be allowed to sell sugar and flour above the official rate. The Chief Minister also issued a letter to Senior Minister Abdul Aleem Khan.