Drive against profiteers launched, 11 arrested


A campaign for the action against the profiteers initiated by the city administration on the directives of Commissioner Karachi Navid Ahmed Shaikh during the Holy month of Ramazan

11 violators of the fixed prices were arrested and sent to jail while more than Rs six lacs and 76 thousand were fined to 169 shopkeepers of Milk, Fruits, Vegetables, Meat, Poultry, Atta, Bakery and grocery items.

Those who were sent to jail included 4 milk sellers, 3 vegetable sellers three fruits and one poultry seller  who were found violating fixed prices.