Lahore, January 19, 2019 (PPI-OT): Punjab Food Minister Samiullah Chaudhry and DG Punjab Food Authority Muhammad Usman called on Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar and presented the report on their department. Praising the performance of the authority, CM Usman Buzdar directed to speed up campaign against adulteration mafia and sellers of sub-standard food. He said the food authority has taken effective measures against sellers of adulterated food items.
The state is responsible for providing healthy and pure food to the people. He said the adulteration mafia deserves no leniency. He said action against sellers of contaminated food should continue and operation against such elements should be indiscriminate. No pressure in this regard should be accepted. The contaminated food mafia cannot be allowed to play with the health of the people. He said pure food is the right of every citizen and the Punjab government will provide all-out support to the food authority.
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Directorate General Public Relations, Punjab (DGPR)
Government of the Punjab
21-Mahmood Gaznavi Road (Abbot Road), Lahore, Pakistan