Crackdown against profiteers starts

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The city administration has started crackdown against the profiteers and decided to take action daily making all out efforts to enforce the prices of food items fixed by the administration and the government.

In this connection Commissioner Karachi Navid Ahmed Shaikh has directed all the deputy commissioners to take action daily bases and not to show any against those who are violating the prices fixed by the city administration as well as the government.

On the directive of the commissioner all the deputy commissioners have submitted the reports on the actions taken by them.

According to the report three milk shops were sealed and   Rs 6 lacs were fined against 105 shopkeepers of different commodities including milk, atta, poultry  grocery shop keepers . Rs 236000 was fined against poultry sellers 2lac 72 thousand against milk sellers.