Lahore: Despite the growing fears of Corona, the citizens did not show seriousness. Police tightened security and were sent back after leaving unnecessary homes. They also started taking shorty bonds for not going out again.
With growing concerns about the coronavirus and partial lockdowns, the lack of seriousness of the citizens increased with a slight softening. Don't even consider unnecessary travel and double riding restrictions. Police tightened security measures over unscrupulous behavior. Police stopped citizens at checkpoints and kept asking them why they were coming out.
Chief Minister Usman Bazdar, while issuing instructions to the Cabinet Committee on Price Control, said that indiscriminate action should be taken against those who stockpile essential items during Ramadan. The Provincial Cabinet Committee should ensure the supply of price-controlled essential commodities at fixed rates.
Chief Minister Usman Bazdar directed the administrative officers to monitor the auction process in the markets and asked the administrative officers to monitor the auction process themselves. Action should be taken against those responsible for creating artificial inflation in accordance with the law.
Usman Bazdar said that action should be taken against hoarders under Anti-Hoarding Ordinance 2020. Those who hoard and make illicit profits in the blessed month do not deserve any concessions. We will go to the utmost to provide relief to the people of the province. The protection of the rights of the people requires the suppression of the hoarding mafia.