KARACHI: The DHA vigilance teams conducted raids on a number of Sheesha bars/parlours that had again cropped up after crackdown. A DHA statement here on Monday said that these Sheesha bars are catalyst in harming the young generation as they are getting the youngsters addicted to tobacco products that are injurious to health. It said that the raids were conducted on Sheesha parlours located at Sehar Commercial Area in DHA in pursuance of court ruling which had ordered closure of all Sheesha cafes.
A large quantity of material used in cafes/bars including dozens of `Huqaas’ and related products like Sheesha powder/flavours were confiscated by DHA vigilance teams during the raids. The statement said that Administrator DHA Brigadier Zubair Ahmed appreciated the bold action of DHA Vigilance in eradicating Sheesha parlours in DHA as they had become a menace. He said that DHA is committed to provide clean, healthy and decent living environment to its residents.
Source: Business Recorder