Lahore—Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif, after returning to the country from London today, paid a surprise visit to Ramadan Bazaar Township without protocol, and reviewed prices and quality of fruits, vegetables, flour, sugar, chicken and other essential items.
On the demand of consumers present at Ramadan Bazaar, the Chief Minister announced that Ramadan Bazaars will remain open till 9:00pm instead of 6:00pm for the benefit of citizens. He appreciated the administration and concerned officers for making good arrangements in Ramadan Bazaars. The Chief Minister also took notice of minor complaints of consumers and issued necessary instructions. On the demand of citizens, Shehbaz Sharif directed that besides one kilogram packets, pulses and gram flour should also be supplied in half kilogram packets.
In order to monitor supply of quality essential items to citizens at cheaper rates, the Chief Minister reached Ramadan Bazaar without prior information and district administration and Muslim League-N office-bearers also did not know about his visit. Shehbaz Sharif reviewed prices of various items in Ramadan Bazaar and also inquired from the consumers about prices and quality of essential commodities.