LAHORE: Provincial ministers and advisors paid surprise visits to Ramazan bazaars in nine districts and checked the quality, prices and availability of essential items.
Agriculture Minister Dr. Farrukh Javed visited Ramazan bazaars in Bahawalnagar and Chishtian. He took notice of poor quality of flour in Ramazan bazaars on Eidgah Road and Fawarah Chowk Bahawalnagar and recommended suspension of concerned Food Controller.
Provincial Minister directed Secretary Market Committee to further decrease the prices of essential items.
Provincial Minister for Cooperatives Malik Iqbal Channar checked the quality of vegetables and fruits in Ramazan bazaars of Vehari, Mailsi and Burewala as a common consumer.
He inquired from the consumers about the quality and prices of essential items and the consumers termed setting up of Ramazan bazaars as a commendable step of Punjab government.
Advisor on Health Kh. Salman Rafique visited Ramazan bazaars at Shaheenabad, Gujranwala, Wazirabad and Alipur Chatha and checked the stalls of vegetables, fruits, meat and other items.
Irrigation Minister Mian Yawar Zaman visited Ramazan bazaars in Okara and inquired from the consumers about the arrangements in Ramzan bazaars.
Provincial Minister for Zakat & Usher Malik Nadeem Kamran visited Ramazan bazaars in Okara and Sahiwal and checked the stalls.
Provincial Minister for Minority Affairs and Human Rights Khalil Tahir Sindhu visited Ramazan bazaar in Chiniot and checked stalls.
Provincial Minister for Women Development Hameeda Waheed-ud-Din visited Ramazan bazaars in Kamalia tehsil of Toba Tek Singh and checked stalls.
Special Assistant to Chief Minister Malik Saleem Iqbal visited Ramazan bazaar Dehli Gate Lahore and directed to immediately remove poor quality rice from the stall.
Special Assistance to Chief Minister Muhammad Arshad Jatt visited Ramzan bazaars in Muzaffargarh and checked the stall.
Provincial Minister for Social Welfare Haroon Sultan Bukhari visited Ramazan bazaar in Kallar Kahar, Chakwal and checked the stalls there.
Source : APP