Karachi, May 12, 2019 (PPI-OT): Commissioner Karachi Iftikhar Shallwani today paid a surprise visits of Tariq Road Liberty market, Mehmoodabad market, Fresco chowk , Burns Roaf vegetable_ meat, chicken markets etc. He was accompanied by DC South Salahuddin AC Saddar Muthair Watoo, AC Ferozabad Sajida Ayaz Kazi, FCM Faisal Gujjar and others.
The Commissioner Karachi is paying visits to the fruit, vegetable, chicken markets in connection with check price control to provide maximum relief to the common men during the holy month of Ramazan. He had already issued clear instructions and direction with policy of the Government to regular check and vigil on the prices of essential commodities during the holy month.
All DCs ACs, Revenue officials with Market committee and bureau of supply and prices representatives are regularly monitored and vigil the prices in their respective areas and jurisdictions. The Commissioner Karachi Iftikhar shallwani personally reviewed the things already directed to the concerned, went around the city markets inquired from the general public gathered for their daily purchasing of commodities and complained the high and un display of prices lists issued by the commissioner office for the awareness of the general public to follow and get maximum relief through steps and measures taken by the government got their rescue.
The Commissioner Karachi on failing of unsatisfactorily reply and non display of prices list, ordered to impose heavy fines, took the measurement tool, and ordered respective Magistrate to arrest the violators and defaulters salesman, owner and staller on the Tariq Road libert market visit. The Commissioner Karachi went Mehmood market where he was also enquired the public about rates of different commodities and has fined dome defaulters with heavy amount.
He visited the Super Store, Tahir Masala, Imtiaz Chicken, Mashallah milk shop Rahat sweets, and arrested 5 persons with more than one lac rupees fine. On the spot checking og Meat, vegetable, the Commissioner Karachi Iftikhar Shallwani has directed the DC South Salahuddin and AC Ferozabad and Saddar to regular vigil to the markets and provide relief to the Commissioner not only with the heavy fines to the defaulters but ensure price lists schedule and stern action with seize the defaulters property and materials to dhow the visible changes and actions taken by the officials for their relief general public Commissioner Karachi Iftikhar Shallwani on the occasion of his visit to the city markets, urged upon them to play their due role to eradicate the high rates habits and proper lodge their complaints to the respective authorities to get maximum relief by the Government and help them to implement the prescribed prices of commodities during holy month.
Government has already directed and mobilise respective officials in the fields to provide relief and ensure fixed rates of the commodities in the holy month but it should be continued the vigil over the high prices through regular checking and surprise visits by the respective officials to achieve the desired result set by the Governments through its field officials DCs, ACs and revenue officials etc. He had also derided that not to resurface the illegal encroachments in the area where were removed to widen the road and areas in the city, he added.
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