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Raids against wheat hoarders, 4 lakh wheat bags recovered

Karachi, May 16, 2014 (PPI-OT): Provincial Minister for Food Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has said that Sindh Food Department, while taking action against wheat hoarders, have recovered almost 4 Lac wheat bags and sealed 20 factories and godowns, while FIRs have been lodged against wheat hoarders.

This he said while talking to media men here at his residence. He said that raids against wheat hoarders were conducted in Sukkur, Panu Aqil, Naushero Feroz, Moro, Sanghar, Shahadpur, Kunri, Khairpur, Shahpur Chakar and Mirpurkhas, and recovered 4 lac wheat bags and sealed 20 factories and godowns while FIRs were also lodged against hoarders in Sanghar.

Replying to a question Provincial for Food Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar said that Sindh Food Department had procured 10 Lakh 24 thousand tonnes wheat and the target of 13 lakh tonnes wheat would be achieved soon. “Action is being taken against the wheat hoarders and the positive results are coming out”. He concluded.

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