Authorities directed to provide maximum relief to public


Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Imdadullah Bosal on Thursday directed authorities concerned to devise comprehensive strategy to provide maximum relief to masses during the holy month of Ramazan.

The Chief Secretary issued the instruction while presiding over a meeting to review preparations for the holy month. Relevant administrative secretaries, Utility Store Corporation’s representatives and other senior officials attended the meeting.

The Chief Secretary directed district administrations to identify the places for setting up Ramzan bazaars and finalize arrangements for the purpose before the arrival of the holy month. He asked deputy commissioners to also organize Ramzan dastarkhwan in their respective districts with the support of philanthropists and charitable organisations.

The Chief Secretary directed deputy commissioners to ensure uninterrupted availability of essential commodities at the government’s determined prices in the markets across the province. He also instructed that the administrative officials should remain vigilant and take prompt action against hoarders and profiteers during Ramazan.