Karachi, July 16, 2012 (PPI-OT): As per directives of Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah “Price Control cell” has been established at Chief Minister House under the supervision of Additional Secretary (Coordination) aimed at to control the prices of essential commodities during forthcoming Holy month of Ramzan-ul- Mubarak.
According to a notification issued here today, the Cell will be functional on round the clock basis to monitor the issues regarding price control of the essential commodities throughout Province, so that general public could be provided relief during this Ramzan Sharif.
This Central Cell will remain in contact with the cells established for same purpose by Home Department in the offices of Divisional Commissioners and Deputy Commissioners of concerned districts. It will also be the responsibility of the all those price control cells to submit their daily reports, to the Chief Minister Sindh about the prices of the essential commodities so that profiteers and hoarders could be checked effectively.
Mr. Nisar Ahmed Babar (Private Secretary), Section Officers Mr. Ali Gul Sanghrani and Mr. Muhammad Khan have been assigned the responsibility in the price control cell at C.M Secretariat.
The general public have been advised to contact on the phone numbers 021-99202051-4, 021-99207349, 021- 99202065 and Fax Numbers 021-99202029, 021-99202007 In case of any overcharging and profiteering by the traders and shopkeepers round the clock action will be taken against those elements.
For more information, contact:
Mr. Allah Bachayo Memon
Chief Minister House
Tel: +9221 99202019
Cell: +92300-3524057 (Ext: 336)